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Restrictions in Iran’s banking and financial transactions have been a major issue to advance for President Rouhani in his New York meetings with European countries.
Iran and the 5+1 held their fifth joint commission in deputy foreign ministerial level Wednesday noon local time in the US city where the 71st United Nations General Assembly meeting is underway.
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon during his meeting on Wednesday with President Hassan Rouhani called for Iran’s help to end the ongoing crises in Syria and Yemen.
President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday that the post-JCPOA era is a proper chance for Iran and Japan to upgrade bilateral cooperation to favorable level.
Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps Navy Rear Admiral Ali Fadavi said his forces’ military parade in the southern port city of Bandar Abbas on Wednesday signified an increase in the country’s sea-based “defensive and offensive power”.
Spain’s King Felipe VI on Wednesday called for development of commercial relations with the Islamic Republic of Iran.
Prime Minister of Kuwait, during his speech in the UN General Assembly here on Wednesday voiced interest in development of relations between the Persian Gulf state and Iran.
President Hassan Rouhani has met with Iraqi prime minister on the sidelines of UNGA in New York to ensure him of Iran’s continued support for the country in fight against ISIL.
Iran’s president expressed “deep concern” over the humanitarian situation in Yemen, calling on the UN to fulfill its “historic” duties as a Saudi-led coalition continues bombing civilians in the Arabian Peninsula country.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his US counterpart John Kerry will meet in here later on Thursday.