Iran Welcomes Regional Coop. to Ensure Security

Some Arab countries, which had aligned themselves with Iran-hawks, seem to be distancing themselves from American-Israeli policies
Iran Welcomes Regional Coop. to Ensure Security Iran Welcomes Regional Coop. to Ensure Security

Iran welcomes any initiative by regional countries to foster cooperation and improve peace and security, Foreign Ministry’s spokesperson said, amid signs of willingness by Persian Gulf Arab states to pursue rapprochement. 
"If one day regional countries conclude that they can cooperate with Iran for the peace and security of the region, their own countries and the world, the Islamic Republic's arms are open and it will welcome [the approach] without delay,” Abbas Mousavi also told ISNA on the sidelines of a students’ event in Tehran on Thursday. 
He added that Tehran would fully approve any change of approach by countries that had a wrong understanding about Iran, "especially regional countries that are a high priority of our foreign policy".


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