Tehran (ISNA) – Iran’s Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian has met with his Vietnamese counterpart on the sidelines of the 76th session of the UN General Assembly in New York.
During the meeting, Amir Abdollahian and Bùi Thanh Sơ discussed Iran-Vietnam ties and reviewed issues of mutual interest.
Amir Abdollahian thanked Vietnam for its principled stance on the Islamic Republic at the UN.
Amir Abdollahian further said Iran’s ready to export Iranian-made vaccines to Vietnam to help improve the Covid-19 situation in the country and to cooperate with Hanoi in the fields of industry, agriculture and tourism.
Amir Abdiollahian added that a joint economic commission is expected to be held as soon as possible.
During the meeting, the Vietnamese foreign minister first thanked the Islamic Republic of Iran for its support of Vietnamese candidates in international organizations.
Then, he presented a report on the latest Covid-19 situation in his country and the problems that have arisen.
He also welcomed cooperation with Iran in the fields of economy, investment, science and technology.
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