Tehran, Oct 5, 2020 (ICANA) – President of the Islamic Parliament of Iran Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf offered concerns over tensions between Azerbaijan and Armenia, saying efforts should be made for stopping conflicts in Karabakh.
Speaking in a phone call with Chairman of the State Duma Vyacheslav Volodin, Qalibaf urged two sides to end conflicts through negotiations.
He called for promoting parliamentary relations with Russia and accelerating cooperation.
Continuation of negotiations between Tehran and Moscow in regional and international fields will be effective, he said.
Iran welcomes continuation of constructive talks, Qalibaf noted.
Referring to situation caused by the outbreak of COVID19, he called for accelerating cooperation by observing health protocols.
Volodin, for his part, hoped for exchanging parliamentary delegations after health conditions are normal.
Russian parliament is ready to facilitate all-out relations with Iran, he added.
Referring to conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan in Karabakh, he said conflict should be resolved peacefully and through negotiations.
Both sides also stressed the importance of joint parliamentary commission’s mechanism.