Iranian FM Due in UAE Today to Pursue Expansion of Economic Ties

Mohammad Javad Zarif
Iran foreign minister , Mohammad Javad Zarif

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif will leave Tehran for the United Arab Emirates (UAE) later today to take part in the two countries’ joint economic cooperation commission meeting.



Prior to the Zarif’s arrival in Abu Dhabi, the expert-level meeting presided by the Iranian and Emirati deputy foreign ministers is to start work in Abu Dhabi this morning in order to study the development trend of relations between Iran and the UAE and implementation of previously signed agreements.

Later, bilateral agreements will be signed by the Iranian and Emirati foreign ministers.

The expert meeting will draft documents and agreements due to be signed by the two sides on Tuesday in presence of foreign ministers.

Iran attaches importance to strengthening ties with the Middle East’s countries in a bid to maintain security in the region.



Emad Askarieh has worked as a journalist since 2002. The main focus of his work is foreign policy and world diplomacy. He started his career at Iran Front Page Media Group, and is currently serving as the World Editor and the Vice-President for Executive Affairs at the Iran Front Page (IFP) news website.


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