Iran determined to deepen ties with Congo

Tehran, March 9, IRNA – President Hassan Rouhani described Iran-Congo ties as friendly, and said saying Iran has always been determined to widen trade, political and cultural cooperation.

Rouhani made the remarks while receiving credentials of Luc-Joseph Okio, accredited Ambassador of the Republic of Congo to Iran.

Due to its geographical position in the African continent, Congo is of importance in developing cooperation.

He urged taking advantage of capacities for developing economic relations and investments between Tehran and Brazzaville.

Meanwhile, Joseph Okio called for developing and reinforcing all-out relations between Iran and Congo.

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