Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad-Javad Zarif met and discussed issues of mutual interest with Turkey's prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan here on Friday, IRNA reported.
Zarif, who is in Turkey to attend nuclear disarmament and international security conference (Paguash) as a special guest, after delivering his speech in the conference departed Istanbul for Ankara.
After meeting with premier Erdogan, Zarif said that the two countries have principled and common viewpoints on different regional and international issues.
He called his meeting with Erdogan positive and added that the two sides discussed bilateral and regional issues.
Zarif continued that talks would continue by him and his Turkish counterpart Ahmet Davutoglu.