Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Wednesday that relations with the United States were harmed by Washington’s refusal to extradite cleric Fetullah Gulen and its provision of arms to the Kurdish militant YPG.
The new Vice-President and Head of Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization of Iran Ali-Asghar Mounesan hailed Iran’s ties with Azerbaijan as he met with Azerbaijani Ambassador Bunyad Huseynov. He commended the development of mutual cooperation between the two countries, describing them as positive and successful.
Iran's Minister of Industries, Mines and Trade has said that Tehran is determined to follow up implementation of the agreements signed between the two countries during the visit by the Iraqi premier to Tehran.
Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in separate meetings with visiting officials from Madagascar, Congo, Mongolia, Angola, Senegal and Palestine discussed many issues including ways to enhance bilateral relations.
Chairman of the Committee for Foreign Policy and National Security of Iran Alaeddin Boroujerdi has said Tehran and Dushanbe have strategic relationship based on strengthening and consolidating cooperation.
Foreign ministers from the 28 EU countries will hold talks in Brussels on the impact of the US president-elect, with EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker saying Donald Trump’s election as president poses risks for the relationship between the European Union and the United States.