Iran FM Zarif announces resignation on Instagram

February 26, 2019

Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, seen here during a press conference in Tehran earlier this month, has announced his resignation on Instagram

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, who was the lead negotiator in a landmark 2015 nuclear deal with major powers, has abruptly tendered his resignation, although there was no sign President Hassan Rouhani had accepted it.