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Iran FM calls for preparing roadmap for developing ties with India

2022-06-08 22:12:02
Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian said that preparing a roadmap for strategic cooperation between Iran and India can regulate long-term relations and protect it from the impact of destructive factors.

Amir Abdollahian made the remarks in a meeting with his Indian counterpart Subrahmanyam Jaishankar on Wednesday.

The two sides discussed a wide range of issues of interest to the two countries in political, economic and cultural fields.

Referring to the economic complementarity of the two countries and the existence of great potential for expanding trade cooperation between Iran and India, Amir Abdollahian stressed preparing a roadmap to advance a comprehensive strategic relationship between the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Republic of India.

Developing regional cooperation and the two countries' focus on peace and stability in Afghanistan were among other topics reviewed by the two foreign ministers.

Emphasizing the need to help Afghanistan overcome the current difficult economic situation, they described formation of an inclusive government in Afghanistan as the most important way to involve all ethnic groups and groups in determining the fate of their country.

Emphasizing the importance the Iranian Foreign Minister's visit to New Delhi to pursue bilateral, Jaishankar reminded the need to convene a meeting of the Joint Economic Commission as soon as possible and to mobilize economic and trade cooperation.

Focusing on motivating cooperation in developing Chabahar port and other common transportation lines and corridors were other topics raised by the Indian Foreign Minister.