Tajikistan (IP) - The Iranian ambassador to Dushanbe stressed the expansion of ties with Tajikistan.

Iran PressIran News: Mohammad-Taghi Saberi said on Wednesday, "This year marks the 30th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the Islamic Republic of Iran and Tajikistan.

"Iran was the first country that opened its embassy in Tajikistan," he added.

In line with Iran's neighborhood policy, Saberi said, President Raisi began his foreign visits with Tajikistan, where good steps were taken to improve relations with Dushanbe in the past few months.

Raisi's visit to the Republic of Dushanbe in September 2021 was warmly welcomed by the officials of the Tajik government; It was a turning point and the beginning of a new chapter in Tehran-Dushanbe's comprehensive cooperation.

During the visit, 8 cooperation agreements in various fields were signed, the implementation of which created good developments in the relations between the two countries.