Iran to host Days of Azerbaijani Culture
Baku, Azerbaijan, Sept.5
By Temkin Jafarov - Trend:
Days of Azerbaijani Culture will be held in Iran, Iranian embassy in Baku told Trend Sept.5.
This was agreed during the meeting between Iranian Culture and Islamic Guidance Minister Ali Jannati and Azerbaijan's Minister of Culture and Tourism Abulfas Garayev in Baku.
During the meeting, Jannati said that holding the Days of Azerbaijani Culture in Iran will allow to further strengthen the friendship between the two nations and develop the relations.
"Iran is ready to hold various cultural events, including a Cinema Week with Azerbaijan," said Jannati.
The peoples of the two countries have a common religion and similar culture, he added.
Azerbaijani minister for his part expressed a wish to organize Days of Azerbaijani Culture in other cities of Iran, including in Isfahan, Shiraz and Ardabil as well.
Garayev said that the Week of Iranian Cinema will be held in Azerbaijan soon.
During the meeting, the sides made a decision to hold the Days of Iranian Culture in Azerbaijan in 2016.
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