Iran's Rouhani postpones Europe trip after Paris attacks

People are evacuated on rue Oberkampf near the Bataclan concert hall in central Paris, early on November 14, 2015Rouhani had been due to hold talks in Rome on Saturday with Pope Francis as well as Italian counterpart Sergio Mattarella and Prime Minister Matteo Renzi before travelling on to the French capital. Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, who had been due to travel with Rouhani, told state television he would now instead head Iran’s delegation to international talks on the Syrian conflict in Vienna. Deputy Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian had been due to lead the Iranian team.

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