By John Lee.
Iran and the Eurasia Economic Union (EEU) have reportedly finalized negotiations on a preferential tariff agreement.
Addressing a meeting of Iranian and Armenian businessmen in Yerevan on Tuesday, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif (pictured) said:
“The establishment of EAEU-Iran cooperation can ensure progress in the development of Armenian-Iranian economic ties.”
Edward Nalbandian, Armenia’s Foreign Minister, added:
“I have presented to Mr. Zarif Armenia’s efforts aimed at peacefully settling the Karabakh conflict, and in this context we appreciated Iran’s balanced principled stance on the peaceful settlement based on the global law.”