President arrives in Paris/Rouhani: A new chapter in Iran-EU ties, incl. France has begun

President Rouhani arrived in Paris–Le Bourget Airport on Wednesday to start his two-day trip to France as the last stage of his European tour.

Wed 27 - January 2016 - 18:25

This trip happens at the official invitation of the President of France Mr Francois Hollande.

Dr Rouhani is set to meet with the French and Iranian business and trade community late today and sit down for talks with the President of the Senate of France Gérard Larcher.

Dr Rouhani said to reporters at the airport: "The Islamic Republic of Iran seeks deepning Tehran-Paris ties to the benefit of the two nations and countries and this trip is an important step in doing so".

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