Iran Urges Closer Ties among Persian-Speaking Nations

Iran Urges Closer Ties among Persian-Speaking Nations ...
tasnimnews.com 03/09/2014 Politics

Keywords:#Afghanistan, #China, #Dushanbe, #Hassan_Rouhani, #India, #Iran, #Iranian, #Kazakhstan, #Kyrgyzstan, #Mongolia, #Nations, #Pakistan, #Persian, #President, #Rouhani, #Russia, #Shanghai, #Tajikistan, #Tasnim, #Tasnimnews.com, #Tehran, #Uzbekistan

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani praised the close bonds between Iran, Tajikistan and Afghanistan, and stressed the necessity for the strengthening of ties among the Persian-speaking countries.
“The progress of any of the regional countries could contribute to the fulfillment of their interests, their development and welfare,” Rouhani said in a meeting with Tajikistan’s new ambassador to Tehran on Tuesday.
“Tehran and Dushanbe have always had widespread ties in the political, economic and cultural fields, and they should promote the cooperation in diverse arenas by employing the whole available capacities,” the president added.
Pointing to his forthcoming trip to Tajikistan, Rouhani said he plans to study the ways to implement the previous agreements in the meetings he will hold wit high-ranking Tajik officials.
The new envoy, Nematollah Imamzada, also submitted his credentials to the Iranian president, saying he feels duty-bound to “prepare the ground for the expansion of bilateral relations, especially in the economic field,” during his tenure in Iran.
President Rouhani is scheduled to visit Tajikistan this month to attend a summit meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO).
The SCO is a political, economic and military organization which was founded in 2001 in Shanghai by the leaders of China, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan, and Uzbekistan.
Iran, Pakistan, Afghanistan, India, and Mongolia are observer states of the SCO.

------
...

Read more from Source »

Related articles based on keyword density
Rouhani’s Central Asia Policies In Spotlight at SCO Summit ...
al-monitor.com 13/09/2014 News
TEHRAN, Iran — With a raft of nuclear talks penciled in for the UN General Assembly (Sept. 24-Oct. 2) and a Russian plan to pluck Syrian chemical weap...View Details»

Sanctions against Iran ‘unacceptable’ – Russia, China, other SCO natio...
rt.com 14/09/2013 News
(Parseed) - (Russia Today) Sanctions against Iran are ‘unacceptable’, stated the SCO summit participants. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said he wa...View Details»

Putin-Rouhani meeting round-up ...
en.mehrnews.com 30/03/2017 History
News ID: 3940813 - Wed 29 March 2017 - 15:58 Politics MOSCOW, Mar. 29 (MNA) – Russian President Vladimir Putin and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani ...View Details»

President Rouhaniˈs policy of positive equilibrium ...
irna.ir 11/09/2014 Politics
President Rouhaniˈs policy of positive equilibrium Tehran, Sept 12, IRNA – An Iranian university scholar believes that President Hassan Rouhani has a...View Details»

IRAN NUCLEAR TALKS STUMBLE, EXTENDED UNTIL JULY ...
hosted.ap.org 24/11/2014 News
BY MATTHEW LEE AND GEORGE JAHN ASSOCIATED PRESS VIENNA (AP) -- Still facing significant differences between the U.S. and Iran, negotiators gave up on...View Details»


EOF