Skip to comments.U.S. Undersecretary of State to visit Moscow next week ["Italy, Iran's largest trading partner?"]
Posted on 04/14/2006 9:06:01 PM PDT by familyop
MOSCOW, April 14 (RIA Novosti) - U.S. Undersecretary of State Nick Burns will visit Moscow on April 18-19 to attend a meeting of G8 political directors, the U.S. Embassy in Russia said Friday.
Sean McCormack, a spokesman for the U.S. Department of State, had said Thursday that the controversial Iranian nuclear issue on the agenda at the talks.
McCormack added that Burns had also planned to participate in a meeting of the five UN Security Council permanent members plus Italy, Iran's largest trading partner.
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