In continuation of his diplomatic consultations on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly, Iran's Foreign Minister met with his counterparts and high-ranking officials of other countries on Friday evening.

Iran PressAmerica: Iran's Foreign Minister, Hossein Amir-Abdollahian in a meeting with Péter Szijjártó, the Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade, expressed his satisfaction with the ongoing arrangements for holding the joint economic commission between the two countries in the near future and described it as an important step to strengthen constructive cooperation between the two countries in economic and commercial fields.

Amir-Abdollahian said that Iran and Hungary need to finalize the road map of the two countries for the future of relations.

Iran's Foreign Minister also met with Hissein Brahim Taha, the 12th and current Secretary General of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), and appreciated the valuable efforts of the Secretary-General towards the realization of Islamic unity.


Amir-Abdollahian also met with his Vietnamese counterpart Bùi Thanh Sơn on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly summit in New York.

Iran's top diplomat expressed pleasure with the meeting, describing ties between Iran and Vietnam as deep-rooted, friendly, and growing. He further said Tehran is ready to expand ties with Hanoi in all areas.

The Foreign Minister also met Hanke Bruins Slot, the minister of foreign affairs of the Netherlands, expressing Iran’s readiness to boost ties with the Netherlands and the European Union.

The two sides discussed the developments on removing sanctions through the path of diplomacy and the developments in Afghanistan.

Amir-Abdollahian and Bruins Slot agreed to organize diverse and stronger relations.