Iranian Foreign Minister to visit Turkmenistan

Iranian Foreign Minister to visit Turkmenistan

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif will head a high-ranking political and economic delegation that to visit Turkmenistan for talks on bilateral relations as well as regional issues, Iranian media reports. Among the possible topics for discussion is the resumption of gas supplies from Turkmenistan to Iran.

According to Iranian media, during his official visit, the Iranian foreign minister is scheduled to meet the Turkmen officials to discuss ways to expand bilateral relations in various fields, including political, trade, transportation, energy, customs, as well as regional and global developments.

The visit by the Iranian delegation to Turkmenistan comes amidst the mounting U.S. political and economic sanction pressures against the Islamic Republic of Iran.

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