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Saudi and Iranian foreign ministers hold Ramzan call, assures to meet 'soon'

2023-03-23
Saudi and Iranian foreign ministers hold Ramzan call, assures to meet 'soon'

Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan of Saudi Arab and his Iranian corresponding person Hossein Amir Abdollahian have agreed to meet “soon” to implement a breakthrough deal restoring ties, the Saudi Foreign Ministry said on Thursday.

 

Prince Faisal called Mr Amir Abdollahian and the pair “exchanged congratulations on the occasion of the holy month of Ramadan”, the ministry said.

 

The top envoys “agreed to hold a bilateral meeting soon in order to pave the way for the reopening of embassies and consulates between the two countries”, it said.