Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Political Affairs Abbas Araghchi in a meeting with Oman Foreign Minister Sayyid Badr bin Hamad bin Hamood Al Busaidi praised Omani balanced role with regard to regional and international developments.
Araghchi referred to the importance of regular consultations between Iranian and Omani officials in light of the scheduled 7th Iran-Oman joint strategic consultative committee meeting in Muscat later in the day.
He pointed to important status of Oman in Iran's foreign policy and appreciated its balanced approach toward regional and international developments.
Hamood Al Busaidi, for his part, pointed to capacities in both side's relations and emphasized developing economic ties.
Stressing the importance of holding talks over regional issues, the Omani minister hoped for paving the way for reaching more understanding among regional states in new international conditions.
Araghchi arrived in Muscat on Monday to participate in the 7th round of the Iran-Oman joint strategic consultative committee meeting.