Head of Iran Department of Environment:

Tehran (IP)- The head of Iran's Department of Environment said that consultations for Iran’s share of the water from the Hirmand River are ongoing.

Iran PressIran News: On the sidelines of the cabinet session on Wednesday, Ali Salajegheh, expressed hope that the talks over Iran's share of Hirmand water will continue and the problem will be tackled through diplomacy.

Regarding the water reserves of the Kamal Khan dam in Afghanistan, he said that according to Iranian experts, there is water in the dam.

He added that the Taliban must comply with international laws in the case of Hirmand water right.

Earlier, Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi warned the rulers in Afghanistan to not violate the water rights of the Iranian people in the southeast country from Hirmand, stressing the administration is determined to defend the nation’s rights wherever it is.


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