Iran to always stand by the Qatari government, nation President Rouhani emphasised that the Islamic Republic of Iran has always been and will stand by the Qatari government and nation, adding: “Today, there is determination for the development of relations and cooperation between the officials of the two countries, and we must take advantage of the potentials and capabilities to deepen Doha-Tehran relations”.

Dr Hassan Rouhani met with the Speaker of the Advisory Council of Qatar Ahmad bin Abdullah Al Mahmoud on Tuesday, and said: “Iran and Qatar have always been friends and brothers in history, and have proved their brotherhood to each other in hardships and happiness”.