Foreign Policy
Tue Sep 15, 2020 2:25
Tehran, Baku Ties Promising to Thrive
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Minister of Road and Urban Development Mohammad Eslami and Azeri Minister of Transport, Communications and High Technologies Ramin Guluzade described the future of bilateral relations as promising and growing.

Eslami and Guluzade expressed hope that with the eradication of the coronavirus in near future, Iran and Azerbaijan will resume normal relations.

"We must work together to improve relations," Eslami said.

"Given the numerous fields of cooperation in roads, transportation and other relevant areas, we can help strengthen cooperation between the two countries," he added.

Guluzade, for his part, expressed pleasure that the new technologies have come to the aid of humanity in tough conditions of coronavirus and have prevented the cessation of cooperation between countries, saying, "We should try to reinforce good, brotherly and friendly relations."

Earlier in September, Joint Technical Commission of Iran and Azerbaijan Republic reviewed the two countries’ cooperation in the field of electricity in a virtual meeting on Monday.

The online meeting dealt with the process of construction of 'Khoda-Afarin' and 'Qiz Qala'si dams by the two countries on Aras River.

Both sides discussed the budget envisaged for the construction of the dams and the installation of the equipment required for these dams.

The agreement on the construction of Khoda-Afarin and Qiz Qala'si dams and power plants was signed by Azerbaijan and Iran in Tehran in 2016 and approved by the two countries' parliaments.

 

 

 

 

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