Iran, Cyprus agree to boost comprehensive relations
“according to rapporteur report from presstv, link ,Given the geographical position of Cyprus and it being the closest member country of the European Union to Iran, relations between Iran and Cyprus have always been intimate,” Larijani said in a joint press conference with President of the Cypriot House of Representatives Demetris Syllouris in Tehran on Sunday.
He added that during earlier talks with Syllouris, the ongoing crises in the region and ways to fight terrorist groups were discussed.
The two sides exchanged views about the expansion of banking cooperation to facilitate transactions between Iranian and Cypriot tradesmen, Larijani said and added that Nicosia is resolute on removing all obstacles in this regard.
“It is important for us that relations between Iran and Cyprus grow in all cultural, economic, scientific and political fields,” the top Iranian parliamentarian said.