Iran Strongly Opposed to Any Pressure against Doha: Zarif
Tuesday 12/September/2017 - 02:02 PM
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif reiterated Tehran’s policy to help boost regional stability and said the Islamic Republic is against any kind of pressure or threat against neighboring countries، including Qatar، Tasnim reported.
Iran’s policy toward the Middle East region is crystal clear، Zarif said in a Monday meeting with the Qatari ambassador to Tehran، Ali Bin Hamad al-Sulaiti.
“Regional problems should be resolved through dialogue، and we are opposed to any kind of pressure and threat posed by anyone against (our) neighbors،” he noted.
During the meeting، the two sides also exchanged views about the latest efforts to boost relations between Tehran and Doha in diverse areas، including economy and trade. Al-Sulaiti returned to the Iranian capital on August 25 to resume his diplomatic career after a 20-month hiatus that started in January 2016.