Iran delegation meets with North Korean parl. official

MNA – Iranian Parliamentary Friendship delegation, headed by Alaeddin Boroujerdi, met and held talks with North Korean parliamentary official Ri Su-yong in Pyongyang on Saturday.

In the meeting, Boroujerdi conferred with Ri Su-yong, former foreing minister and Vice Chairman of the Central Committee of the Workers’ Party of Korea, on boosting bilateral cooperation in all fields, especially political and economic sectors, as well as countering US unilateral measures and sanctions.

Earlier, Iran Parliamentary Friendship Group had met with the chairman of Supreme People’s Assembly of the DPRK, minister of higher education, and chairman of North Korean Parliamentary Friendship Group.

Iran’s Boroujerdi and his accompanying delegation also met and held talks with North Korean deputy minister of foreign trade on Friday.