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President in a meeting with Turkish FM:

Need for Tehran – Ankara cooperation to establish stability and security in the region

President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday that Tehran and Ankara should pursue joint goals about regional issues.

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Wed 17 - December 2014 - 18:10

President Rouhani made the remarks at a meeting with Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu in Tehran.
President Rouhani said that Tehran-Ankara close cooperation can contribute to stability and security of the entire region.
“Tehran and Ankara should seek common and important goals in the field of regional issues,” Rouhani said. “The two countries’ close cooperation could help ensure stability and security in the whole region.”
President stating that Iran, Turkey, Syria and Iraq are four important states in the region says the Islamic Republic of Iran and Turkey that Tehran and Ankara have common views about the campaign against terrorism and the neighbors' territorial integrity.
President Rouhani said: "There is a political will to enhance the level of bilateral relations in various political, economic and cultural fields. He added that “longer steps” have to be taken in boosting relations in political, economic, and cultural fields.
Dr.Rouhani noted that “important decisions” had been made during the visits the two countries’ presidents have had.
Cavosoglu, for his part, pointed to his meeting with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, saying that he reviewed bilateral ties and the regional developments with the foreign minister.
He added, “We believe that we could reach significant solutions with helping each other.”
Referring to the target of $30 billion a year, the ceiling envisaged for Iran-Turkey trade, he said that the two governments should do their best to achieve the goal.
Meanwhile, the Turkish foreign minister said that Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will pay a visit to Iran during which the second meeting of the two countries' High Economic Commission would be held to help implementation of the agreements already signed between the two countries.

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