Iran's foreign minister arrives in Turkmenistan

Iran Materials 16 March 2007 15:00

( IRNA ) - Iranian Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki arrived in Ashkhabad, Turkmenistan, Friday on a day-long visit.

Mottaki was welcomed at Ashkhabad international airport by Turkmen Foreign Minister Rashid Meredov and Iran's Ambassador to Turkmenistan Mohammad-Reza Forqani.

The Iranian minister is to hold talks with Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdymukhammedov and Meredov.

Foreign Ministry spokesman Mohammad-Ali Hosseini is accompanying the minister in his Turkmenistan visit.