Rouhani: Iran has always stood by Afghan government, people
Tehran (IP)- The President of Iran considered Tehran's policy to develop fraternal and friendly relations and cooperation with all neighbors, including Afghanistan, and said: "Iran is always by the side of the government and the people of Afghanistan to develop peace, stability and security in the country."
Iran Press/Iran news: Hassan Rouhani in a telephone call with Afghan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani on Monday, congratulating him on his new presidency in Afghanistan and expressing satisfaction with the agreement reached between the political groups of the country expressed hope that with all the efforts of the government and the High Council of Reconciliation, we will witness more peace, stability and security in Afghanistan.
Referring to our country's efforts and successes in the fight against corona and providing free health and medical services to Afghan refugees, the President said: "Providing health services to Afghan brothers in the fight against corona will continue with the same process."
Saying that the policy of the Islamic Republic of Iran is to develop fraternal and friendly relations with all neighbors, especially Afghanistan, Rouhani said: "We consider the expansion of stability and security in Afghanistan in line with developing our stability and security and we believe that differences between groups through negotiations will be resolved, and we will always stand by the Afghan government and people along this path."
Noting that bilateral relations between Iran and Afghanistan are on the path to progress, the President said: "We must work to accelerate the implementation of agreements and projects between us, including the Khaf-Herat railway, as one of the most important economic projects between the two countries."
Rouhani added, "Completion and launching of the Chabahar-Zahedan railway project in the coming year can create a positive change in the development of transportation and transportation of goods in the region."
In this telephone conversation, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani also wished good health and success to the government and people of Iran in the fight against corona, and considered the assistance and medical services provided to Afghan refugees in Iran very valuable and appreciated the government and people of Iran.
Referring to the constructive role of the Islamic Republic of Iran in the stability and security of the region, the President of Afghanistan called on our country to support the peace and dialogue process in Afghanistan.
Ashraf Ghani also referred to the developing relations between Iran and Afghanistan in various fields and expressed hope that with the efforts of the officials of the two countries, we will witness the further expansion of relations and cooperation between us.
Referring to the friendly and fraternal relations between the two countries, the Presidents of Iran and Afghanistan stressed the need to work for the comprehensive development and strengthening of Tehran-Kabul relations in order to ensure the interests of both nations.