Iran's FM meets with his Tanzanian counterpart

Iran’s FM meets with his Tanzanian counterpart

Iran’s Foreign Minister Hossein Amirabdollahian on Friday held a meeting with his Tanzanian counterpart Liberata Mulamula.

In the official visit, the Tanzanian side stressed the necessity of implementing agreements reached in the first joint committee of comprehensive cooperation, as well as the meetings with Tanzanian officials, and especially with the Tanzanian president.

Amirabdollahian said in the meeting that one of the prerequisites for the development of the expected relations is solving the visa problem of Iranians interested to have economic activities in Tanzania.

He went on to discuss the latest developments on the lifting sanctions, stresssing that it will be possible to implement the new agreements with the new conditions if it is realistic.

Amirabdollahian’s first visit to African countries as a foreign minister began on Monday, August 22. He first visited Mali and Tanzania; he then left Tanzania for Zanzibar late Thursday night.

 

By IRNA