Iran, Qatar Sign Several Bilateral Accords

The governments of Iran and Qatar on Monday signed 14 bilateral agreements in Doha, the capital city of the gulf stated including two energy deals.

According to IRNA, the agreement was signed by top Iranian and Qatari officials at the sidelines of a meeting between Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi and Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani.

Raisi arrived in Qatar early Monday where he held talks with Qatar’s Emir Sheikh Hamad al-Thani.

Without elaborating further, IRNA said the ministers of foreign affairs, Petroleum, Road and Urban Development, Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism, and Energy signed agreements with their Qatari counterparts.

Raisi is in Doha to participate in a Summit of heads of state of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) and this is the first Iranian president to visit Doha in 11 years.

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