Iranian President: Iran is committed to NPT

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Azerbaijan, Baku, September 8 / Trend N. Umid /

Iranian president Hassan Rouhani said that Iran is committed to the international rules and agreements including the Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT), Iranian State IRINN TV reported.

Rouhani made the remarks during his meeting with Special Envoy of Japanese Prime Minister Masahiko Komura.

He went on to note that, Iran's nuclear issue should be resolved within the framework of international regulations, adding that the country's all nuclear activities are under the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) supervision.

Rouhani also underlined Tehran's determination to further develop bilateral ties with friendly countries, including Japan.

"The new government of Iran is determined to enhance relations with all friendly countries," he added.

Komura submitted a message from Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to Rouhani, and said, "The Japanese government is interested in the expansion of the old-age relations between Tokyo and Tehran".

President Rouhani expressed his gratitude for the Japanese prime minister's message, and said, "The Islamic Republic of Iran welcomes the Japanese government's will and decision for the further development of the bilateral relations".

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