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Iran, Netherlands discuss promotion of economic ties

In a meeting between the Deputy for the Iranian Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture for International Affairs Farhad Sharif and the Netherlands' private sector officials, the two sides explored ways to grow ties.

The session was organized by the Iranian embassy in the Hague.

Ambassador Alireza Jahangiri pointed to the visit of the Dutch foreign minister to Iran which took place after 14 years and said the Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif too made a visit to the Netherlands after a decade.

He said the two visits set up new foundations in bilateral ties in all areas especially in economic affairs and noted that they were working on a proper roadmap to expand relations.

Sharif also met with his Dutch counterpart and a number of officials during which he highlighted the strategic importance of cooperation between Iran and the European Union in uprooting terrorism.

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