Tehran, Feb 20, 2021 (ICANA) - Chairman of National Security and Foreign Policy Commission of the Islamic Parliament of Iran Mojtaba Zolnouri said Iran is interested in developing relations with Azerbaijan in various fields.
Zolnouri made the remarks in a meeting with Speaker of the National Assembly of Azerbaijan Sahiba Gafarova.
Iran is ready to participate in civil affairs of Azerbaijan.
He expressed Iran's support for territorial integrity of Azerbaijan, saying statements released by Iranian officials during recent conflicts in Karabakh prove this fact.
Meanwhile, Gafarova stressed that Iran and Azerbaijan are friends, saying relations between two countries will be developed.
Promoting all-out cooperation will fulfill both sides' interests.
He also referred to mutual visits made by Iran and Azeri presidents and signing documents, saying political dialogue has affected economic, cultural and humanitarian interactions positively.
He hailed parliamentary friendship groups activities.
Gafarova appreciated Iran for supporting territorial integrity of Azerbaijan during Karabakh conflict.