Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has affirmed that the “strategic cooperation” between Russia and Iran will continue till terrorism in the Middle East is defeated.
“There is strategic cooperation between Iran and Russia to fight terrorism and such cooperation will continue until the eradication of terrorism in the region,” Rouhani said in a meeting with Russia’s Federation Council Chairperson Valentina Ivanovna Matvienko in Tehran on Monday.
“Terrorist groups are dangerous for the entire region and the world and we must continue with the fight against these groups along with each other until the eradication of terrorism and the establishment of stability and the will of the Syrian people over their country’s affairs,” he added.
He then went onto expressing the friendship between Russia and Iran.
“The Islamic Republic of Iran’s resolve is to expand relations with the Russian Federation in all fields,” Rouhani stated.