The EU first diplomatic delegation will be sent to Tehran in the near future, the EU Foreign Policy Chief Federica Mogherini said. The delegation will be based in Dutch embassy till opening the EU office in Tehran, she told Iran’s Tasnim news agency. Mogherini, heading a high-ranking political and economic delegation of seven European commissioners arrived in Tehran on April 16 and held talks with senior Iranian officials. Opening an EU office in Tehran was on the agenda of the mutual talks. “We have decided to send first team that will be operating with the support and the help of the current presidency of the European Union, Netherlands,” Mogherini said. The mission of the future EU delegation would be mainly supporting and sustaining all the work that, the parties decided to start on re-launching dialogue and cooperation on many different sectors, she added.
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