The foreign ministers of the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia reviewed, in a phone call, the latest developments in the joint consensus between the two countries in Beijing, according to IRNA news agency.
In this phone call that took place on Friday evening with his Saudi counterpart, Faisal bin Farhan, Hossein Amir Abdollahian expressed his satisfaction with the progress made in the consensuses reached between the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, including the meeting of the foreign ministers of the two countries, the announcement of the agreement to resume relations, and the dispatch Technical teams to reopen embassies and general consulates. He said, “The Islamic Republic of Iran has made the necessary preparations to officially open its political and consular representations in Saudi Arabia.”
He considered the schedule of visits and meetings of officials and foreign ministers of the two countries to each other’s capitals, an indication of the two parties’ determination to cooperate and establish appropriate relations.
For his part, the Saudi foreign minister stressed during the phone call Riyadh’s positive view of the future of relations between the two countries and the efforts exerted to develop and strengthen them. He said, “We have taken good steps in the past two months, and our adherence to the agreements reached is an indication of our serious determination.”
Faisal bin Farhan expressed his hope that the ambassadors of the two countries, after starting their work, would be able to facilitate ways of bilateral cooperation.