Russian President Vladimir Putin met with President of the Islamic Republic of Iran Hassan Rouhani.
"Our friendly ties are growing stronger and it is pleasing to see that they cover a wide range of areas. This is true of our economic ties, our political contacts in all areas, and our humanitarian ties," Putin said.
Rouhani thanked Russia for its contribution to reach the nuclear agreement. "We will never forget the positive role that Russia played in reaching the nuclear agreement, and we will never forget your role in implementing this agreement," Iranian leader tressed. He also added that Russian-Iranian trade turnover and trade relations have posted growth over the first months of this year.