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Senior Iranian official visits Qatar

Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasimi [File photo]
Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasimi [File photo]

A senior Iranian official has visited Doha and met with Qatari officials to discuss the Arab blockade on the Gulf state, Iranian news agency IRNA reported.

Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman, Bahram Qasimi, said Assistant Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs, Hussein Gabri Ansari, paid a short visit to Qatar where he met with Qatari officials and exchanged views on bilateral relations and international issues.

In an interview with IRNA yesterday, Qasimi stressed that Iran always seeks unity and solidarity among the Islamic world and helps establish the foundations of peace and security in the region, adding that this visit comes in continuation of previous consultations with Qatari officials.

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Protests in support of Qatar on 17 June 2017 [Isabel Infantes/Anadolu Agenc]

Protests in support of Qatar on 17 June 2017 [Isabel Infantes/Anadolu Agenc]

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