Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh denied reports that talks between Iran and China on a 25-year cooperation agreement have been suspended, pending the results of the United States’ presidential elections.
Iran’s Foreign Ministry on Tuesday welcomed a recent agreement between Yemen’s Ansarullah movement and the Saudi-backed former government to exchange more than 1,000 prisoners, urging both sides to take immediate action to implement the deal.
Iran’s Foreign Ministry in a statement rejected remarks by an Iranian lawmaker who has claimed that the authority of some Iranian islands had been supposed to be transferred to China under a 25-year cooperation agreement.
Iran’s government spokesman Ali Rabiei said that a military cooperation agreement recently signed between Iran and Syria demonstrates that the two countries are at the same front in the fight against terrorism.
The European Union must introduce a new, automatic system of taking in migrants saved from the Mediterranean, the leaders of Italy and France said on Wednesday, as they sought to patch up bruised bilateral relations.