Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has branded sectarianism and terrorism as major causes of regional insecurity.
In a phone conversation with the Qatari emir, Rouhani highlighted the importance of cooperation among regional countries in promoting peace and stability. Rouhani noted that Iran and its Persian Gulf Arab neighbors can strengthen their bonds of brotherhood.
He also expressed Iran’s readiness to help settle regional issues through talks. Qatari emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani hailed relations with Iran as strong and historic, saying his country is willing to further improve them. Sheikh Tamim added that the only way to resolve problems is dialog.