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FM Qureshi Meets Iranian Counterpart

TEHRAN: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi arrived in Tehran this afternoon (Tuesday) on a three-day official visit to Iran for talks with the Iranian leadership on bilateral relations and regional situation.

He was warmly received by Iranian Foreign Minister’s Advisor and Director General at the Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs Syed Rasool Mousavi, Pakistan’s Ambassador to Iran Rahim Hayat Qureshi and senior officers at the Pakistani Embassy at Imam Khomeini International Airport, Tehran. 

During the visit, the Foreign Minister will meet Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, his Iranian counterpart Javad Zarif and other senior Iranian leadership.

Bilateral cooperation, promotion of economic linkages and other matters of mutual interest, including regional situation and international affairs will be discussed in these meetings.

The two foreign ministers will hold delegation-level talks on the entire spectrum of bilateral relations with focus on further deepening cooperation in diverse fields.

The two sides will discuss regional security situation including the latest developments in the Afghan Peace Process and the Jammu and Kashmir dispute.

They will also deliberate on strengthening regional cooperation under the umbrella of Economic Cooperation Organization.