...

Iran, Iraq discuss regional developments

Iran Materials 15 September 2011 01:25
Iran's Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi has discussed regional developments and Tehran-Baghdad relations in a meeting with the visiting Iraqi vice president, Adel Abdol-Mahdi, Press TV reported.
Iran, Iraq discuss regional developments

Iran's Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi has discussed regional developments and Tehran-Baghdad relations in a meeting with the visiting Iraqi vice president, Adel Abdol-Mahdi, Press TV reported.

During the Wednesday meeting, both sides focused on cooperation in various areas and underlined the further development of cooperation, Iran's Foreign Ministry said in a statement.

Referring to Iraq's capacities to play an active role in regional issues, Salehi expressed hope that cooperation between neighbors would pave the way for Iraq to play a prominent role in the region.

Abdol-Mahdi, who also heads the Iraqi National Alliance, pointed to Iran's position in the region, adding that regional issues can only be resolved through the collective efforts of regional nations.

Latest

Latest