President arrives in Tehran

President Rouhani's plane touched down in Tehran on Friday after visiting Venezuela and attending NAM Summit, stopping in Cuba and addressing the 71st United Nations General Assembly in New York.

Fri 23 - September 2016 - 14:58

Upon arrival at Mehrabad Airport, Dr Rouhani was received by First Vice-President Dr Jahangiri.

In addition to addressing heads of states attending the General Assembly, President met with the Prime Minister of Italy, President of Turkey, Prime Minister of Britain, President of France, President of Switzerland, President of Slovenia, Prime Minister of Norway, Prime Minisiter of Sweden, President of Bulgaria, Prime Minister of Iraq, Prime Minister of Pakistan, Prime Minister of Japan, Prime Minister of Greece and Secretary-General of the United Nations regarding key bilateral, regional and international issues.

President Rouhani also met with leaders of Muslim community of the U.S, as well as American elites and intellectuals.

Before setting of for New York, he attended the 17th Summit of Non-Aligned Movement in Venezuela and then visited Cuba for bilateral meetings.

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