Oct 15, 2018 19:22 Asia/Tehran

Japan's new ambassador to Iran Mitsuo Saito submitted a copy of his credentials to Iranian Foreign Minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif on Monday.

Iran Press/Iran news: Japan's new ambassador to Iran Mitsuo Saito will submit the original copy of his credentials to Iranian President Hassan Rouhani later, Fars News Agency reported.

Tokyo and Tehran will celebrate the 90 anniversary of the opening of Japanese embassy in Tehran in 2019 and the two countries are working very closely to mark the occasion with the utmost glory.

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Japanese officials have already met with a host of Iranian officials, athletes and artists in a bid to prepare for the celebrations of the 90th anniversary of opening diplomatic relations between the two countries.

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