"The two Iranian and Austrian nations have never had any conflicts of interests", President Hassan Rouhani said in a meeting with the new Austrian Ambassador to Tehran, describing Tehran-Vienna ties long-standing and very friendly.
Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri and Turkey’s Minister of National Defense Nurettin Canikli on Wednesday held talks on a range of issues, including fighting terrorism.
British Minister of State for the Middle East and North Africa Alistair Burt said the UK is seeking better ties with Iran, stressing that the reelection of President Hassan Rouhani would help strengthen bilateral relations.
President Hassan Rouhani and Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Sunday held separate meetings with visiting officials in Tehran, discussing issues of mutual interest and international developments.
The secretary general of the Lebanese resistance movement Hezbollah cautioned against the consequences of attempts to establish normal ties with the Israeli regime, describing the recent flare-up of tensions in Beit-ul-Moqaddas as a result of such attempts.
The six Arab countries who last month cut ties with Qatar are reported to have written to world football’s governing body, FIFA, to demand the Gulf state be stripped of hosting the 2022 World Cup because they consider it a “base of terrorism”.