Azerbaijan, Baku, July 1 /Trend, T.Jafarov/
Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani on Friday met with leaders of several political parties in Azerbaijan, head for the press service of the Iranian Embassy in Azerbaijan Abbas Iskenderi told Trend.
He said the meeting was held at the request of political parties in Azerbaijan. "The meeting discussed the role of political parties of both countries in developing ties between the countries. The importance of developing relations between the parties of the two countries was mentioned during the meeting," said Iskenderi.
He said at the meeting it was suggested to further develop relations between the parties represented in parliaments of Muslim countries.
In today's world, in addition to official diplomacy, the party structures play an important role, Larijani said at the meeting. He welcomed the development of relations between the parties of the two countries. He said Iran is interested in developing such relationships, which should serve the interests of both countries.