Taghrib News Agency (TNA) 18 Jan 2023 - 16:29 https://www.taghribnews.com/en/news/580910/turkish-president-says-tehran-can-facilitate-new-approaches-in-astana-process -------------------------------------------------- Title : Turkish President says Tehran can facilitate new approaches in Astana process -------------------------------------------------- Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Tehran-Ankara relations are important and excellent and Iran's role in the Astana process negotiations is important, that Iran can assist in implementing new approaches. Text : Iran s top diplomat went to Turkiye to participate in the 8th High Commission of Iran and Turkiye Relations in his Tuesday evening s meeting with President Erdogan and exchanged views with him on the upcoming near future state visit of President Ebrahim Raisi to Turkiye. The two sides in the meeting also emphasized that the trilateral meetings between Iran, Iraq, and Turkiye on Caucasus developments and the meeting between Iran, Turkiye, and Azerbaijan are important. Amir-Abdollahian also expressed hope that the beginning of the Ankara-Damascus negotiations will contribute to boosting the peace process between the two countries. The Turkish president said that the two neighboring countries cooperation in energy, transportation, culture, tourism, trade, science and technology, communications, and other fields were surveyed in the meeting with the Iranian foreign minister, stressing, "There is no limit for expansion of comprehensive cooperation between the two neighboring countries."