President: Iran has a long-term, comprehensive view of relations and cooperation with Turkey/ Tehran backs establishment of lasting peace and stability in the region

In a telephone conversation, the Presidents of Iran and Turkey discussed bilateral and regional relations and stressed the need to strengthen the level of cooperation and coordination between Tehran and Ankara.

Sat 22 - January 2022 - 20:51

Speaking on Saturday night in a phone call that was initiated by his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Ayatollah Dr Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi referred to the capacity to develop Tehran-Ankara relations and cooperation in bilateral and regional fields, and said, "The Islamic Republic of Iran has a long-term and comprehensive vision in relations and cooperation with Turkey and we welcome planning for strategic cooperation with Turkey".
Ayatollah Raisi stressed the need to respect the sovereignty and territorial integrity of countries as the only way to lasting security and stability in different parts of the region.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan also expressed interest in visiting Tehran soon, stating that Turkey has prepared a list of various economic cooperation to strengthen relations with the Islamic Republic of Iran.
Emphasising the continuation of Turkey's energy supply by Iran, the Turkish President said, "Turkey considers Iran a reliable supplier of energy and seeks to increase the level of its cooperation with Tehran".
Referring to Ayatollah Raisi's visit to Moscow and meeting with Mr Putin, Erdoğan expressed hope that the results and useful achievements of this visit will soon be felt in various regions, and stressed his country's cooperation with Iran for achieving regional security.

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