ISLAMABAD:President of Iran Hassan Rouhani said that Pakistan and Iran are neighbours and brotherly countries linked through centuries of closed historic cultural and people to people linkages and their role would remain central in promoting peace, stability and economic development in this important region.
PM Imran Khan and President of Iran reiterated the importance of strengthening bilateral relations. Both sides looked forward to the visit of Prime Minister Imran Khan to Iran in the near future.
They agreed that the visit would help deepen bilateral coordination and cooperation, according to PTI official Twitter handle.
PM Imran Khan expressed his heartfelt condolences on the recent terrorist attack in which 27 Iranian guards were killed. Both leaders agreed on the need for closer cooperation among the two intelligence agencies in combating terrorism.