Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, noting the long history of Iran-Algeria, said that both countries face challenges of terrorism and extremism in the region.
He stated that Iran is fully ready to cooperate with Algeria, espeically in fields of energy, parliamentary cooperation, and the Non-Aligned Movement.
The incoming Algerian diplomat, meanwhile, expressed pleasure for meeting Zarif and hoped to reinforce the ties during his mission.
Meeting with incoming ambassador from Thailand, Zarif stated the sixty–year relations of Iran and Thailand and prioritized strengthening of economic and commercial ties.
The Thai diplomat also stressed the multidimensional expansion of ties, particularly in fields of trade and tourism.
Senegal’s new ambassador also met with Zarif.
The Iranian FM, pointing at Iran’s high capacity to help African nations, stated the development of economic ties and cooperation of private sectors.
The incoming Senegal ambassador said that his priority is to enhance the bilateral ties in all arenas, particularly in fields of energy and automotive industry.