Chief of Staff of Presidential Office Mahmoud Vaezi said on Monday that Turkey has always been and is an important neighbor of Iran.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in a phone conversation with his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan underlined that cooperation between Tehran and Ankara can lead to the resolution of different problems and crises in the region.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has strongly condemned the US’ new sanctions imposed on Turkey’s defense sector.
Iran and Turkey discussed ways to promote cooperation between the two neighbors in the sector of transportation.
Iraq formed a special delegation headed by the Minister of Water Resources, Mahdi Rashid Al-Hamdani, to resolve the water file with Iran and Turkey.
Tehran is ready to increase trade exchanges with Ankara, Head of Iran Customs Administration Mehdi Mir-Ashrafi said on Sunday.
Iran and Turkey on Tuesday will hold a high-level cooperation council meeting via video links, according to Turkish officials.
Turkey’s Parliament speaker stressed his country’s opposition to the cruel sanctions the US has imposed on Iran amid the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic.
President Hassan Rouhani expressed Iran’s determination to enhance friendly relations with Turkey, Iraq, and Azerbaijan as he talked with his counterparts in separate phone calls.
President Hassan Rouhani stressed in a telephone call with his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on July 31 that Iran is firm to promote all-out and friendly ties and cooperation with Turkey.