Zarif: compensation not pre-condition for reviving nuclear deal

Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov meets Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in Moscow

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Sunday that Iran receiving compensation from the United States for the U.S. withdrawal from the 2015 Iranian nuclear deal was not a "pre-condition" for reviving the agreement.

(Reporting By Arshad Mohammed; Editing by Daniel Wallis)