Iran says improvement of ties with neighbors, its strategic policy

Tehran, Sept 12, IRNA - Head of Iran's Presidential Office said on Wednesday that deepening of relations with the neighbors is the country's strategic policy.

Consolidation and deepening of relations with the neighbors, in particular, Turkmenistan is Tehran's strategic policy, Mahmoud Vaezi said in a meeting with the Turkmenistan's President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow.

The official referred to the spread of terrorism and extremism in the region and noted that Tehran and Ashgabat should cooperate and use their capacities to fight the phenomena.

Development of two countries cooperation in transit field is necessary for promotion of trade relations between the two countries, he noted.

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