Iranian Ambassador to Paris Ali Ahani said Iran and Saudi Arabia are two major players in the Islamic World and the Middle East adding that their cooperation is essential to secure peace and stability in the region.
Iran’s Secretary of Supreme National Security Council Ali Shamkhani said the implementation of JCPOA and the removal of illegal restrictions will prepare the ground to take new steps in regional and international cooperation.
Chairman of Expediency Council (EC) Ayatollah Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani criticized warmongering policies of new Saudi rulers saying that they are committing domestic and foreign policy moves which endanger security in the region.
Deputy Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian underlined that the implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) will provide the regional countries with opportunity for cooperation with Iran.
A senior Iranian official has expressed the Islamic Republic’s support for the territorial integrity of the Middle Eastern countries, and said undermining regional states will help terrorists find a foothold in these states.
People in France have started casting ballots in the second round of regional elections while the country’s far-right National Front (FN) party is expected to face a tough race to consolidate its gains in the first round.