Nowadays it seems the tension between Azerbaijan Republic and the Islamic Republic of Iran has escalated and the Western media are also fanning the flame to tarnish the ties between these two neighboring countries.
Iranian Ambassador to the Republic of Azerbaijan Abbas Mousavi on Friday strongly slammed provocative acts by some people against the Iranian Embassy in Baku on Thursday night.
The Iranian Cultural Center in the Azerbaijani capital of Baku is organizing the Iranian Film Days by streaming a number of war dramas on YouTube.
Head of Iran- Azerbaijan Joint Chamber of Commerce Hossein Pirmoazen criticized Azerbaijan Republic for not issuing visas for Iranian traders and said Azerbaijan has handed over some projects in Karabakh to Israeli companies.
New Azerbaijan Republic Ambassador to Iran upon his arrival and in the city of Ardabil met officials of Ardabil province and called for expansion of trade with Iran.
Iran’s former ambassador to Azerbaijan says the volume of the non-oil trade cooperation between Iran and Azerbaijan is around $500m, adding that by launching some projects this figure can increase considerably.
Oil Minister Bijan Zangeneh stressed the development of trade and gas relations between Iran and Azerbaijan.
President Hassan Rouhani announced the country's readiness to play a role in helping to strengthen the ceasefire between Azerbaijan and Armenia and to stabilize the region.
Head of Iran- Azerbaijan Joint Chamber of Commerce says Iran and Republic of Azerbaijan have reached an agreement for launching a joint wharf and industrial park which will be operationalized after the Coronavirus pandemic is contained.
Azerbaijan's Defense Ministry on Thursday reported continued tensions in the Tovuz direction of the Azerbaijan-Armenia border and the renewal of clashes there.