TEHRAN, Oct, 30, 2013 (FNA)- Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani and Chinese President Xi Jinping, in a meeting in Beijing on Wednesday, underlined the need for the further expansion of all-out ties between the two friendly nations.
During the meeting, the Iranian top parliamentarian conveyed greetings of Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei to the Chinese president.
Larijani noted that the Supreme Leader has always advised officials to consider sustainable and all-out relations with China.
The Chinese President, for his part, welcomed the Iranian delegation to his country, and termed his recent meeting with President Hassan Rouhani in Bishkek as very fruitful.
He said the two countries have reached very good agreements in various scopes of cooperation.
President Xi underscored that Larijanis visit would positively affect mutual cooperation in future.
Larijani, heading a high ranking parliamentary delegation, arrived in Beijing on Tuesday.
Upon arrival at Beijing international airport, Larijani was warmly welcomed by the top Chinese officials and Irans Ambassador to China Mehdi Safari.
Larijanis visit is taking place at an official invitation of Chairman of the Standing Committee of the National Peoples Congress of China Zhan De Jiang.
Addressing a gathering in Beijing University on Tuesday, the Iranian top parliamentarian said that the two capitals could play an influential role in resolving the ongoing crisis in Syria as well as other world crises.