Global Political Calendar: Iran nuclear issue, Israel budget deadline and Christmas greetings
Iran nuclear deal (JCPOA) signatories hold a ministerial meeting in Brussels, Israel meets deadline to agree on a new budget and world leaders deliver Christmas messages amid COVID-19 pandemic.
Iran's nuclear issue
Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi will attend a foreign ministers video conference on the Iranian nuclear issue, which will be held on Monday, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Wang Wenbin announced Friday.
The conference will be hosted by the European Union, the spokesperson said, adding that Russia, Iran, the United Kingdom, France and Germany will also attend the conference.
The JCPOA was signed between Iran, Russia, the UK, China, the U.S., France and Germany in 2015. The deal limited Iran's nuclear development in exchange for lifting the UN sanctions, as well as the U.S. and EU's unilateral restrictions.