Iranian President calls for enhancing regional cooperation

Iranian President Seyed Ebrahim Raisi appealed for promoting regional cooperation in his speech delivered at the summit meeting of the organization for economic cooperation involving Central Asian and Near East countries on November 28.

Saying that Iran attaches particular importance to the economic cooperation with Asian countries, he added that, especially, his country has set as its major task the policy of achieving maximum cooperation with neighbouring countries.

While referring to the need to raise the status of regional organizations including the organization for economic cooperation to revitalize bilateral and multilateral cooperation, he stressed that the region should surely be administered by regional countries.