Armenia says smooth development of relations with Iran is key

Armenia says smooth development of relations with Iran is key

PanARMENIAN.Net - The smooth development of relations based on mutual trust and warmth with the neighboring and friendly Iran is of particular importance for Armenia, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan said in a message sent to Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Khamenei on the occasion of the 43rd anniversary of the Islamic Revolution.

"We can state with satisfaction that this year we mark the 30th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between our countries, the course of which has registered a steady path of development," Pashinyan said.

"I am confident that the warm and neighborly Armenian-Iranian relations, firmly based on mutual respect and trust, will reach new horizons for the benefit of the development of our countries and the welfare of the peoples."

The Armenian PM also sent a message to President of Iran Sayyid Ebrahim Raisi and noted that Armenia appreciates the normal development of warm and neighborly Armenian-Iranian relations, which are based on centuries-old history and mutual respect.

"We should record with satisfaction that this year we mark the 30th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between our countries, the course of which has been marked by achievements in various fields and the expansion of cooperation prospects," he said.

"Highlighting the determination of the Republic of Armenia and the Republic of Iran to strengthen peace and stability in the region, I reaffirm the official invitation to you to visit Armenia to discuss the issues on the bilateral agenda."

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