President while receiving the new Zimbabwean Ambassador’s credentials: Iran welcomes further deepening of ties with Zimbabwe in all fields
Expressing happiness with the developing process of Iran-Zimbabwe relations, the President said, "Iran welcomes further development of economic, political and cultural relations with Zimbabwe”.
Speaking on Tuesday in a meeting with the new Zimbabwean Ambassador while receiving his letter of credence, President Hassan Rouhani said, “We used to stand alongside Zimbabwe when it was under sanctions, and today with regard to the US’ pressures on both countries, relations and cooperation should further deepen”.
On the many similarities between the two nations, he said, "Private sectors in both countries should be encouraged to work closer so that trade relations promote”.
At the same meeting, the new Ambassador of Zimbabwe to Tehran presented his letter of credence to Dr Rouhani and said, "In fact, common enemies have imposed sanctions on the Iranian and Zimbabwean people to put them under pressure, and we must stand up to them”.
He stressed that friendship between the two governments and nations is imperative, adding, "With regard to the current state of relations between the two countries, these relations should further deepen to the interest of both nations”.