TEHRAN, Jan 23 (NNN-IRNA) – Iranian President, Ebrahim Raisi, yesterday vowed to strengthen ties and cooperation with Turkey, for regional stability, according to Iran’s presidential website.
“Iran has a long-term and comprehensive vision of relations and cooperation with Turkey, and we welcome planning for strategic cooperation with Turkey,” said Raisi, in a phone conversation with his Turkish counterpart, Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
Raisi also stressed the need to respect other countries’ sovereignty and territorial integrity, as the only way to long-term security and stability in the region.
Erdogan, for his part, said, Turkey has prepared a list of diverse economic collaborations, to strengthen relations with Iran, and expressed his hope to visit Tehran soon.
The Turkish president emphasised Iran’s continuous supply of energy to Turkey, saying, Turkey considered Iran a reliable energy supplier and sought to enhance cooperation with it.
Erdogan also stressed the importance of his country’s cooperation with Iran, in ensuring regional security.– NNN-IRNA