|Foreign Minister Wang Yi Holds Telephone Talks at Request with Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif of Iran|
On February 23, 2018, Foreign Minister Wang Yi held telephone talks at request with Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif of Iran. Both sides discussed the situation in the Middle East and regional issues. Wang Yi stressed that China has always committed itself to promoting peace and stability in the Middle East, and will continuously adhere to an objective and just stance to promote the United Nations Security Council to play a positive and constructive role in relevant issues. Both sides also exchanged views on China-Iran relations.