The Commissioner for External Relations of the European Union, Josep Borrell, said today, Sunday, that Resumption of relations between Saudi Arabia and Iran It will contribute to the stability of the region.
Borrell said, in response to a question from the correspondent of “Al-Arabiya” and “Al-Hadath” during a press conference with the Iraqi Foreign Minister, who is visiting Brussels, that “the Saudi-Iranian understanding is good news that will help in Reducing tension in the area“.
From the announcement of the Saudi-Iranian agreement
This comes while Iran’s Foreign Minister, Hussein Amir Abdullahian, said today, Sunday, that he will hold a meeting with Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan in the “near future.” He continued, “We proposed 3 places to hold a meeting with the Saudi foreign minister.”
He explained that, based on the latest messages exchanged with Saudi Arabia, Iran also announced its readiness to reopen the two embassies, adding: “We agreed with Saudi Arabia to visit technical delegations to the two embassies in preparation for their opening.”
He added in a press conference that the relationship with Riyadh has returned to normal after five rounds of Baghdad talks.
Saudi Arabia and Iran announced on March 10 resume their diplomatic relations Cut off since 2016, following negotiations hosted by China.