پایگاه اطلاع‌رسانی ریاست‌جمهوری اسلامی ایرانپایگاه اطلاع‌رسانی ریاست‌جمهوری اسلامی ایرانhttp://www.president.irMon, 25 Oct 2021 11:55:25 +0330Mon, 25 Oct 2021 11:55:25 +03302024President Rouhani confers with Spanish PM President Hassan Rouhani discussed issues of mutual interest including Iran&rsquo;s nuclear program with Spanish Prime Minister.President Hassan Rouhani discussed issues of mutual interest including Iran&rsquo;s nuclear program with Spanish Prime Minister.<br /> The meeting took place on the sideline of the United Nations General Assembly in New York. <br /> President Rouhani called for the further expansion of Tehran-Madrid ties on all fronts.<br /> He said that Iran has always acted in line with international regulations over its nuclear energy program and is ready to dispel fears in that regard based on mutual respect.<br /> &ldquo;Those who have slapped sanctions [against Iran] have come to the conclusion that the sanctions are counterproductive,&rdquo; said the president.<br /> Spanish prime minister said President Rouhani&rsquo;s election has created new hopes in the international community.<br /> Spanish Prime Minister Mariano says it is the Iranian people that bear the brunt of US-led sanctions against the Islamic Republic.<br /> He said that the sanctions will eventually hurt the people and they are the ones who will have to pay the price for the US-engineered bans.<br /> Therefore, he added, the European Union (EU) countries would like the current situation to change and the sanctions reviewed.<br /> Spanish Prime Minister expressed hope that Iran and the EU would immediately resolve any differences between them.<br /> He also discussed the Syria crisis as well as the Palestinian issue with the Iranian president. <br /> The Spanish premier also congratulated Rouhani on his election as the Iranian president and described Iran as a great country with a glorious history. http://www.president.ir/fa/718712013-09-26 22:06:32715027178937287142923