Armenia Wants to Expand Economic Cooperation with Iran

Deputy Foreign Minister Arman Kirakossian

TEHRAN (Fars News)—Visiting Armenian Deputy Foreign Minister Arman Kirakossian conferred on Tuesday with Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki on ways to expand economic cooperation.

Mottaki described the meeting as very fruitful and constructive and urged for expansion of mutual cooperation on transport, energy, construction of power plants, and laying pipelines and rail tracks.

The Armenian official, for his part, conveyed the warm greetings of Armenian foreign minister to his Iranian counterpart and called for the expansion of economic cooperation and trade between the two countries.

He thanked Iran for peace efforts in the region and said that the Islamic Republic of Iran plays a leading role in regional developments.


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  1. aruke said:

    From US standpoint; as it’s said, “My enemy’s friend is my enemy, too”.