Iran ready for maritime cooperation in Indian Ocean region: Zarif

IRNA – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Iran has much to offer in terms of enhanced maritime connectivity through multi-modal connection of Indian Ocean region with other regional and global markets.

Speaking at the Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) leaders summit in Indonesia on Tuesday, he also said, “Iran is actively involved in fighting against piracy in the international waterways and we believe concerted national, regional and international measures are imperative to eliminate this menace.”

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