FM Zarif: Iran, Kazakhstan Share Many Commonalities
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in a meeting with his Kazakh counterpart Mukhtar Tleuberdi in Nur Sultan on Wednesday underlined that the two countries share commonalities in different fields.
During the meeting in Kazakhstan's capital today, Zarif said that historical, cultural, political and economic cooperation is of great importance in Iran-Kazakhstan relations.
During the meeting, Zarif and Tleuberdi explored the avenues for bolstering and reinvigorating mutual cooperation in different fields.
The Iranian foreign minister thanked Kazakhstan’s support for Iran in international arena and the positive role the country has played in different issues, including Iran’s nuclear issue and the Syria process.
He also hailed Kazakhstan’s former President Nursultan Zarabayev because of his leading role in different global issues, including nuclear-weapons-free world.
On the second leg of his Central Asian tour, Iranian foreign minister traveled to Kyrgyzstan and discussed bilateral issues with his Kyrgyz counterpart and president of Kyrgyzstan.