By Gazenfer Hamidov – Trend:
President Rouhani told reporters at Tehran airport that strengthening ties with neighbours are among the main policies of his government. Discussing bilateral, regional and international issues are among the main topics of discussion, the state-run IRINN TV reported.
Multiple agreements are expected to be signed during the trip.
During the two-day visit, Hassan Rouhani will meet his Turkmen counterpart and he will later visit the city of Merv, while the representatives of the private sectors of the two countries will meet to discuss the expansion of cooperation.
Bilateral meetings of the delegations as well as signing various memorandums of understanding are among Rouhani’s visit plans.
On March 29 an event to discuss the ways for deepening economic cooperation between the two countries will be held.
Senior Iranian officials including Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh are accompanying President Rouhani to the two neighbouring countries.
The Iranian president will return Tehran on March 29.