MINSK, 26 October (BelTA) – Minister of Foreign Affairs of Belarus Vladimir Makei is on an official visit to Iran, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Details of the visit have not been disclosed yet, but usually such visits include talks with the foreign minister of the host country, meetings with the country's top-level officials, discussion of political, trade, economic and cultural cooperation, signing of various documents.
A reminder, a month ago Vladimir Makei met with his Iranian counterpart Hossein Amir Abdollahian in New York on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly. The parties welcomed progress in bilateral relations, which included the agreements reached during the meeting between the presidents of Belarus and Iran in Samarkand.
The ministers confirmed their mutual interest in enhancing trade and economic cooperation amid the sanctions and continued mutual support in international organizations.
They also discussed the schedule for upcoming bilateral contacts at various levels.