Negative reaction of regional countries due to Iran's positive policies

Tehran, Jan 5, IRNA – Deputy Petroleum Minister for International Affairs and Commerce said that negative reaction of certain countries in the region have been caused by Iran’s success in establishing of constructive interaction with the world notably by the government of President Hassan Rouhani.

Speaking at a local conference on the foreign policy of President Rouhani’s government on Tuesday, Amir-Hossein Zamani-Nia said, “One of the election promises of President Rouhani was to transform the security image of Iran in the field of foreign policy.”
“Numerous visits by the foreign officials specially from the European governments is an evidence to the logical policies of the Iranian government,” Shana quoted him saying.
Zamani-Nia noted that détente in the foreign policy was one of the priorities of President Rouhani’s government and said that sustainable development and constructive participation for economic development have been set as the standard of foreign policy activities.
“Today, the Islamic Republic of Iran is recognized as a great and powerful country in the region and, therefore, it has an important and effective role in the settlement of the regional problems and disputes.”
Zamani-Nia also said that implementation of the nuclear Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) reached last August between Iran and G5+1 group of world powers will result in lifting of anti-Iran sanctions.
“Development and economic growth of the country will be one of considerable achievements of the government’s main measure,” said the deputy petroleum minister.
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