German MPs in Tehran

German MPs in TehranGerman MPs in Tehran

A German parliamentary delegation headed by Vice-President of the German Bundestag Claudia Roth has arrived in Tehran on Thursday for a four-day official visit including a meeting with Majlis speaker Ali Larijani, ICANA reported.

The head of Iran-Germany parliamentary friendship group Javad Heravi said the two sides will discuss issues of mutual interest among them “a request by Berlin to reopen the Goethe Foundation in Iran.”

“Tourism and science will be among other issues to be discussed,” Heravi noted. German lawmakers are also expected to hold meetings with administration officials including deputy foreign minister Majid Takht Ravanchi and Director of Environmental Protection Organization Masoumeh Ebtekar.