Iran, IAEA agreed to establish ties based on mutual respect, good will

Head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Mohammad Eslami and Managing Director of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Rafael Grossi in a meeting in Vienna on Monday agreed that setting the foundations for relations based on mutual respect and good will is necessary.

Kazem Ghariabababdi, Iran’s permanent ambassador to the Vienna-based international organizations, said in a press conference on the issue: The two sides surveyed ways for comprehensive reciprocal cooperation and also reviewed several issues of mutual interest.

“The two sides while admitting that Iran is an important partner of the IAEA, agreed that establishment of relations based on mutual respect and good will is necessary,” he added.

Mohammad Eslami, head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) who is in Vienna to attend the 65th General Assembly Meeting of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) met and conferred with his Russian counterpart, the managing director of Rosatom.