Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in Beijing expressed hope for developing a strategic partnership between Iran and China in 2020.

Iran PressAsia: Iran's foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif by publishing his photo of meeting with Wang Yi wrote in Chinese that: "I am so happy to spend the last days of 2019 with my Chinese friends and begin the year 2020 with them."

Zarif added: "I hope that sustainable developments in the Comprehensive Strategic Partnership between Iran and China occur in 2020, I also wish a happy new year for my Chinese friends."

Foreign ministries of Iran and China, Mohammad Javad Zarif and Wang Yi met each other on Tuesday noon and emphasized on expanding cooperation between the two countries.

Iran's Foreign Minister pointed to the strategic relationship between the two countries and said that upgrading the two countries' relations to a strategic level reflects Tehran and Beijing's desire to enhance interactions and relations.

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