The Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Investment and Trade of Uzbekistan Omar Razzakov met this afternoon (Thursday) with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran, Hossein Amir-Abdollahian.
During the meeting, Amir-Abdollahian congratulated the Uzbek official on the New Year and Nowruz:
Both countries pay special attention to Nowruz. I am very happy that the relations between Iran and Uzbekistan are growing and developing.
He said that less than a month ago, the fourteenth meeting of the Joint Economic Commission of the two countries was held and good agreements and meetings were held, expressing hope that the holding of this commission will help the further growth of relations.
The head of the diplomatic service of the Islamic Republic of Iran also reiterated that the policy of the new Iranian government focuses on Asian countries and neighbors, adding:
We attach special importance to the relationship with the friendly country and Uzbekistan.