TEHRAN, June 04, 2014 (FNA)- Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani warned against the spread of terrorist activities throughout the world, specially in Muslim countries, saying world and Muslims security has been endangered by terrorism.
"The spread of terrorist activities is a threat to the security and tranquility of the Muslim countries and even the world," Larijani said in a meeting with visiting Malian Parliament Speaker Issiaka Sidibe in Tehran on Tuesday.
He noted that the leaders and officials of different countries should find a way to confront such threats through consultations.
The Iranian parliament speaker pointed to the upcoming conference of the parliament speakers of the Organization of the Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in Mali, and said, The Islamic Republic of Iran is ready to share its experiences with Mali to help that country better host the conference.
The Malian parliament speaker, for his part, voiced satisfaction in his visit to Iran, and said, "My visit shows Malis interest to expand relations with Iran."
He noted that the purpose of his visit to Iran is to expand relations and broaden economic cooperation, and also transfer Irans experiences in holding OIC parliamentary union meeting to his country.
In July 2010, Iran and Mali signed 5 agreements to boost mutual cooperation. The two sides also signed five agreements in various fields, including trade, science, industry and agriculture. Iran, an observing member of the AU and has shown an active presence in previous AU summit meetings.
The country is considered as one of the AUs strategic partners along with India, Japan, China, several South American states and Turkey, while Tehran is also believed to be prioritizing promotion of its economic and political ties with the African states.