During a meeting with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, Bolivia's President-elect Luis Arce stressed that his country seeks to improve relations with the Islamic Republic of Iran.

Iran PressAmerica: In a meeting with the newly elected President of Bolivia, Luis Arce, Zarif congratulated him stressing the need to strengthen relations and expand cooperation adding that the Islamic Republic of Iran stands firmly by the government and people of Bolivia.

Zarif in his tweet said: "I have just arrived in La Paz to celebrate the fruits of the struggle for the restoration of democracy with the Bolivians, and I am honored to attend the inauguration of President Arce on Sunday."

"It is extraordinary to see the enthusiasm that people show in celebrating the restoration of their freedom and democracy," Zarif said.

Welcomed by the speaker of the Bolivian parliament, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif arrived in La Paz on Sunday morning to attend the inauguration of the Bolivian presidency.