Iranian naval forces and a visiting fleet of warships from the Pakistan Navy staged joint exercises in the Persian Gulf, which extended to the Strait of Hormuz and the northern part of the Indian Ocean.
Iran and Pakistan held an online meeting to discuss issues related to developing border trade and reached an agreement to establish their first joint border market, said a deputy head of the Iranian Trade Promotion Organization (TPO).
Tehran is ready to exchange experiences with Pakistan for conservation and restoration of archeological sites in the country, said the director of the Cultural Center of the Islamic Republic of Iran, or Khana-e-Farhang in Lahore, Jafar Ronas.
The Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP) will hold an online seminar on the expansion of Iran-Pakistan trade on Wednesday, according to the portal of Tehran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (TCCIMA).
Iran’s Foreign Ministry welcomed an announcement by Pakistan and India about their decision to strictly observe the 2003 cease-fire along the Line of Control (LoC), the line that marks where the former princely state of Jammu and Kashmir is divided.
Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh said the country’s authorities are working on the case of recent clashes with fuel smugglers in a southeastern region near the common border with Pakistan.