IP- Admiral Shamkhani said: Removing misunderstandings and looking towards the future in Tehran-Riyadh relations will definitely lead to the development of regional stability and security.

Iran PressIran News: Admiral Ali Shamkhani, the secretary of the Supreme National Security Council of Iran, told "Nournews", after signing the tripartite joint statement between the Islamic Republic of Iran, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and the People's Republic of China in Beijing, that " President Raisi's visit to China in February and the conversation between Chinese President Xi Jinping with the president of Iran provided the basis for the formation of new and very serious negotiations between the delegations of Iran and Saudi Arabia. "

He described the talks between the two countries as frank, transparent, comprehensive, and constructive and added: " Clearing misunderstandings and looking to the future in Tehran-Riyadh relations will definitely lead to the development of regional stability and security and the increase of cooperation between the countries of the Persian Gulf and the Islamic world to manage the existing challenges. "

Shamkhani further appreciated the constructive role of the People's Republic of China in supporting the development of relations between countries, which is necessary to solve challenges and increase peace and stability and promote international cooperation.

The Secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council evaluated the 5 rounds of initial negotiations with Saudi Arabia, which were hosted by Iraq and Oman, as effective in reaching the final agreement, and thanked the two countries for their efforts in this regard.

During the intensive talks between Admiral Ali Shamkhani and Mosaed bin Mohammed Al-Aiban, the officials of the national security institutions of the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, that were held from March 6 to 10 in Beijing, the two countries agreed that after 7 years, they would resume their bilateral diplomatic relations.

According to the agreement between the two countries, the foreign ministers of Iran and Saudi Arabia will meet each other within two months at the latest, provide the implementation grounds for the exchange of ambassadors and the reopening of embassies, as well as other requirements for the resumption of relations.

The friendly relations of regional countries will definitely be a serious obstacle to the presence and interference of extra-regional countries and the usurping Zionist regime in West Asia.


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