Feb 20, 2019, 4:50 PM
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China calls for widening of strategic ties with Iran

Beijing, Feb 20, IRNA – Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Wednesday that Beijing calls for expansion of strategic relations with the Islamic Republic of Iran.

The Chinese president made the remarks in a meeting with Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani in Beijing while congratulating the 40th victory anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Iran.

Larijani, heading a high-ranking delegation, is now in China at the official invitation of his Chinese counterpart.

Larijani on Wednesday conferred with Chinese president on issues of mutual interests along with regional and global developments.

During the meeting, both sides called for expansion and bolstering relations and cooperation between the two countries.

Referring to historical and amicable ties between the two countries, he said China is Iran's reliable business partner.


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