|Wang Yi Meets with Chairman of National Security and Foreign Policy Committee of Iranian Parliament Alaeddin Boroujerdi|
On February 7, 2018, Foreign Minister Wang Yi met with visiting Chairman of National Security and Foreign Policy Committee of Iranian Parliament Alaeddin Boroujerdi in Beijing.
Wang Yi expressed that Iran is an important country in the Middle East. The Chinese side attaches great importance to developing relations with Iran, and is willing to, together with Iran, implement the important consensus reached by the two heads of state, so as to promote China-Iran comprehensive strategic partnership for steady and healthy development. The Chinese side supports the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) on the Iranian nuclear issue and holds that relevant parties should jointly safeguard the implementation of the JCPOA.
Alaeddin Boroujerdi stated that the Iranian side is willing to strengthen bilateral cooperation under the framework of jointly building the "Belt and Road". Iran appreciates that China upholds a fair position on the Iranian nuclear issue and stands ready to follow and implement the JCPOA.
The two sides also exchanged views on international and regional topics of common interest.