Iranian Foreign Minister Hussein Amir Abdullahian stressed the importance of the agreement on direct baselines, speaking at a meeting of the foreign Ministers of the Caspian littoral states on Tuesday in Ashgabat.
The Foreign Ministers of Turkmenistan and Iran in a telephone conversation on Monday discussed preparations for the upcoming summit of the heads of the Caspian states in Ashgabat. Rashid Meredov and Hossein Amir Abdollahian also considered the implementation of bilateral agreements and some regional issues.
The first container train on the route Kazakhstan-Turkmenistan-Iran-Turkey, loaded with Kazakh sulfur, arrived in Tehran today. Just at this time, Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev is here, whose visit to the Iranian capital takes place a few days after the visit of Turkmen President Serdar Berdimuhamedov.
Turkmenistan proposes to start transferring Turkmen electricity through Iran's energy system to third countries. This was stated during the talks between the presidents of the two countries held in Tehran on Wednesday with the participation of government delegations.
President Serdar Berdimuhamedov proposed to organize meetings of the heads of the special services of Turkmenistan and Iran on the fight against international terrorism. He said this during talks with Iranian President Raisi in Tehran on Wednesday.
The expansion of trade and economic cooperation and an increase in the volume of trade turnover between Turkmenistan and Iran have become topics of negotiations at the highest level, President of Turkmenistan Serdar Berdimuhamedov said at a briefing following a meeting with his Iranian counterpart Ibrahim Raisi, Mehr news agency reports.
Iranian President Ibrahim Raisi said that Ashgabat and Tehran are serious about developing relations and are ready to sign a document on cooperation between the countries for two decades ahead at a press conference following a meeting with Turkmen President Serdar Berdimuhamedov, the Mehr news agency reported.
In the presence of Turkmen President Serdar Berdimuhamedov and Iranian President Ibrahim Raisi, nine memoranda of understanding were signed between the countries in various fields and a joint statement of the heads of state was adopted, the Mehr news agency reports.