Mr. Mohamed Larbi Ould Khalifa was received by the Iranian President in Tehran.
Chairman of the People’s National Assembly, Mohamed Larbi Ould Khalifa, was received on Wednesday 19 February 2014, by the Iranian President Hassan Rohani, on the sidelines of the 9th session of the Parliamentary Union of the Organization of the Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Member States (PUIC).
|Mr. Mohamed Larbi Ould Khalifa (L) received by the Iranian President, Hassan Rouhani (R), on the sidelines of the 9th Session of the PUIC.|
During an audience granted in Teheran to the Chairman of the National People's Assembly, Mohamed Larbi Ould Khalifa, President Rouhani hailed "President Bouteflika's efforts for the preservation of security and stability in the Sahel region".
The Iranian president also hailed "President Bouteflika's achievements in the development and prosperity of Algeria," underlining that "Algerian Revolution has greatly inspired the Iranian revolution."
Rouhani also called to "enhance the level of coordination and consultation on major issues of common interest," and asked the Chairman of the National People's Assembly to convey his greetings to President Bouteflika hoping that he will pay an official visit to Iran.
For his part, Ould Khalifa hoped that Algerian-Iranian relations will further develop and broaden to other areas of cooperation, especially in the economic and commercial fields.
The meeting allowed the two sides to discuss the development of the privileged relations between Algeria and Iran over the past years.