Iran’s President Ebrahim Raeisi says Tehran is determined to boost relations with Ashgabat in all areas, especially transportation and energy generation.
Raeisi made the remarks in a meeting with Serdar Berdimuhamedov, the special envoy of Turkmenistan’s President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, and Foreign Minister Rashid Meredov in Tehran on Sunday.
Saying that Tehran and Ashgabat are improving relations, Iran’s chief executive said, “We are determined to take effective and useful steps in political, economic, cultural and social sphere for the benefit of our nations.”
The Iranian president noted that a meeting with his Turkmen counterpart in Ashgabat and phone calls between the two sides have opened a new chapter in the development of mutual relations.
“In these talks, proper decisions were made to remove the existing obstacles in the way of cooperation, including in the field of transportation and energy; and the ground for expanding and deepening relations between the two countries…