Baku, Azerbaijan, May 5
By Temkin Jafarov - Trend:
Iran is ready to play a role in finding peace and friendship between the region countries, according to Iran's Foreign Minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif.
Zarif made the remarks in Tehran at a joint press conference with his Armenian counterpart Edward Nalbandian, Iranian ISNA news agency said Monday, May 5.
Iranian FM said the ties between his country and Armenia are based on the both countries' interests and the positions of the two countries are similar in many regional and international issues.
The meeting discussed development of relations between the two countries in various fields, including the inter-parliamentary relations, and expansion of cooperation in culture and the economy, Iranian FM said.
He went on to add that the topic of discussion also included cargo transpirations between the two countries, and development of cooperation in the banking and energy sectors.
Translated by E.A.
Edited by S.I.