New Delhi [India], Feb 17 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said the MoUs exchanged between India and Iran are reflective of both sides' strong relations and their commitment towards further strengthening it.
"Today's outcome and the agreements we signed reflect the progress made in little time. It reflects that both the sides wish to foster bilateral financial support and connectivity, to increase partnership in the field of energy, and to strengthen our centuries-long cultural relations," Prime Minister Modi said in the joint statement with his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani, here.
"The two countries want to see our neighbour Afghanistan safe and prosper. We want to see our neighbours free of terrorism," Modi added.
President of Iran reciprocated the sentiments in his statement and informed that both countries shared views on two crucial issues, namely transit and economy at the delegation-level talks held earlier in the day.
The Indian delegation was led by Prime Minister Modi and included External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Ministry of External Affairs Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar.
The Iranian delegation was led by President Rouhani. (ANI)