Sunday, February 15, 2015

Chinese foreign minister due in Tehran

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi leading a delegation is to arrive in Tehran Saturday evening to confer with senior Iranian officials on expansion of mutual relations and the regional and global issues.

This is the first visit of the Chinese foreign minister to Tehran.
The visit takes place upon official invitation extended by his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif.
Chinese foreign minister is scheduled to stay in Tehran until February 16.
Several Chinese officials at the country's foreign ministry are accompanying the Chinese foreign minister.
The two sides are to study various political, economic, cultural, regional and international issues.