Iran to further expand ties with India, says Iranian FM ahead of New Delhi visit

New Delhi/Tehran: Ahead of his visit to India next week, Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian said Tehran will continue to expand relations with India at the bilateral, regional and international levels. This was conveyed by Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian in a message of greetings to External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on the eve of Republic Day. In a tweet, the Iranian FM said: “Warm wishes to my colleague Indian [email protected] and the Government and People of the Republic of India as they celebrate their Republic Day. Will continue to work towards further expansion of all-out relations, bilaterally, regionally and at international fora.” To this, Jaishankar replied: “Appreciate your good wishes FM @Amirabdolahian “Look forward to your visit.” Earlier on Monday, Amir-Abdollahian told reporters on the sidelines of the Conference on Iran and Neighbors that he will travel to India and Sri Lanka next week for bilateral talks