Iran's FM arrives in Vienna, set to make speech at UN
Azerbaijan, Baku, Feb. 27 /Trend S.Isayev/
Iran's Minister of Foreign Affairs Ali Akbar Salehi has arrived in Vienna today, to participate in the UN meeting, Iranian Young Journalists Club website reported.
Salehi is scheduled to attend 5th International Summit of United Nations Alliance of Civilizations. Upon arrival, he was greeted by Hassan Tajik, Iran's Ambassador to Austria, and Aliasghar Soltaniyeh, Iran's representative in IAEA.
International Summit of United Nations Alliance of Civilizations will be held Wednesday and Thursday in Vienna and Salehi is to deliver a speech.
International Summit of United Nations Alliance of Civilizations was established in 2005 as a branch of the UN by the General Assembly.
The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations convened its Fourth Global Forum in Doha, Qatar from December 11-13, 2011.
Over 2,000 participants, including political and corporate leaders, civil society activists, youth groups, faith communities, research centers, foundations and journalists, came together to agree on joint actions to improve relations across cultures, combat prejudice and build lasting peace.