|Iran says will not discuss military issues during nuclear talks||
TEHRAN – Iran says it will not discuss military issues, including its ballistic missile programs, during the nuclear talks with the world powers.
“Military issues are not related to the nuclear issue and have no place in the nuclear negotiations,” Iranian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Marzieh Afkham told reporters during her weekly press briefing on Tuesday.
Wendy Sherman, the lead U.S. nuclear negotiator at the talks with Tehran has said that Iran’s ballistic missile program would be addressed as part of a comprehensive nuclear deal.
Iran and the 5+1 group - namely the United States, France, Russia, China, Britain, and Germany - resumed their talks on a final comprehensive deal on Iran’s nuclear program in Vienna on Tuesday.
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