Iran says attaches great importance to cooperation with Africa
A senior official in Iran said Saturday that his country attaches great importance to Africa and the opportunities for cooperation in the continent.
Deputy President for Science, Technology, and Knowledge-based Economy Ruhollah Firouzabadi Dehghani made his remarks in a meeting with the special envoy to the president of Senegal Cheikh Kante in Tehran.
Referring to the religious and political closeness between Iran and Senegal, Firouzabadi Dehghani said Tehran is willing to activate scientific cooperation with Dakar.
Senegal will have a bright future, the official added.
For his part, the Senegalese official said he will make use of all potential available to promote scientific and technological cooperation with Iran.