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Araqchi: JCPOA opens new era in relation with other countries

IRNA - Islamic Republic News Agency

Tehran, Jan 26, IRNA -- Deputy Foreign Minister Seyyed Abbas Araqchi underlined that the implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) will open a new chapter in relation with other countries.

'The day which JCPOA will be implemented is considered a new era in establishment of ties with other states, especially India,' Araqchi said on Tuesday night, addressing a ceremony held at the Indian embassy in Tehran on the occasion of the anniversary of the Republic Day of India.

He pointed to India as close ally of Iran, and said, 'Indians have been with us during the difficult times and they are real friends.'
Araqchi said that deepening of relations between Iran and India has countless advantages for both sides, adding, 'We are planning to enhance our bilateral ties in different areas, including road transit.'

He recalled that India has contributed to Iran's economy, especially in the energy sector, and said, 'Iran and India will have good cooperation in the road transit field in the near future.'

'Chabahar port is the symbol of cooperation between Tehran and New Delhi and we are sure that bilateral relations between Iran and India will further expand in future,' Araqchi added.


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