During the meeting, the two sides exchanged their views on strengthening bilateral ties and issues of mutual interests.

It should be noted that Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian arrived in Lebanese capital Beirut on Thu. and met and held talks with Lebanese President Michel Aoun and Parliament Speaker Nabih Berri.

In these separate talks with high-ranking Lebanese officials, Amir-Abdollahian emphasized strong support of the Islamic Republic of Iran for Lebanon and said that Islamic Republic of Iran is ready for all-out cooperation and assistance to Lebanese government.

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