Iran-Russia-Azerbaijan meeting good opportunity to discuss world affairs
Tehran, Iran, Oct. 30
By Mehdi Sepahvand – Trend:
An upcoming trilateral meeting in Tehran between Iran, Azerbaijan and Russia will provide a unique chance for the sides to discuss international affairs, Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said.
Besides international concerns, the three sides will also discuss regional issues as well as bilateral affairs among themselves, Qassemi told a press conference in Tehran October 30, Trend correspondent reported.
“Fighting terrorism and coordinating efforts to that end will also be on agenda during the Wednesday talks,” the Iranian diplomat noted.
Russia's President Vladimir Putin and Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev are slated to join talks with their Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani in Tehran this week.
This will be the second trilateral meeting between the three leaders. Their first such meeting took place August 8, 2016 in Baku, Azerbaijan.