Tehran (IP) - Iranian President on Thursday said that Iran would host the seventh summit of the Caspian Sea.

Iran PressIran news: Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi left Ashgabat for Tehran after a one-day visit to Turkmenistan to attend the Sixth Summit of the Caspian Sea Littoral States in Ashgabat.

In addition to attending the Sixth Summit of the Caspian Sea Littoral States in Ashgabat, the President met with the President of Turkmenistan, the Chairman of the People's Council of Turkmenistan, the President of Azerbaijan, and the President of Russia.

After visiting Turkmenistan and attending the 6th Caspian Summit, President Raisi made remarks about the details of his visit.

Pointing to his presence at the 6th Caspian Summit in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, and outlining the opinions of the Islamic Republic of Iran at the summit based on national interests, Raisi reiterated that the Caspian Sea belongs to the nations of this region and its management will be based on the joint control of the coastal states of this sea.

Referring to the significance of the cooperation among Caspian Sea littoral states, he highlighted that the Caspian Sea is a sea of friendship and collaboration between the surrounding countries.

He noted that Caspian Sea littoral states could cooperate in economic, cultural, environmental, shipping, tourism, fisheries, and various areas.


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