Tehran, Iran – Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani met Iran’s Supreme Chief Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and President Ebrahim Raisi in Tehran for talks specializing in bilateral and regional points along with efforts to revive the nuclear deal. 2015 of Iran.
The Qatari chief arrived within the Iranian capital on Thursday, coinciding with a second day of talks between Iran’s chief nuclear negotiator Ali Bagheri Kani and the European Union’s coordinator for nuclear talks, Enrique Mora.
Al Thani is predicted to go to a number of European nations after leaving Tehran. Qatar and European officers are attempting to facilitate stalled oblique talks between Tehran and Washington, which have been unable to finalize a deal to revive the landmark nuclear accord that has not but been reached. The US unilaterally gave up in 2018.
Nevertheless, on Thursday, the Iranian facet seemed to be extra targeted on regional and bilateral points as neither the supreme chief nor the president talked about the nuclear deal publicly, even when the chief Qatari chief reiterated his help for its revival.
Khamenei and Al Thani primarily mentioned bilateral and regional points, in accordance with the supreme chief’s web site.
The extent of financial relations between the 2 nations is at the moment at a low degree and have to be multiplied. “Additionally, on political points, there’s a foundation for extra change of views and we hope this journey can grow to be a brand new supply for increasing cooperation.”
Negotiations across the area look like closely targeted on Israel’s function, particularly because the assembly comes a day later. Al Jazeera journalist, Shireen Abu Akleh was killed by Israeli forces whereas overlaying a raid within the occupied West Financial institution.
Khamenei was quoted as supporting the emir’s “condemnation of the crimes of the Zionist regime” and stated that Iran hopes your entire Arab world will rise up towards these crimes. The supreme chief criticized what he referred to as the restricted response from Arab nations in comparison with final 12 months Israel’s actions in Sheikh Jarrah neighboring areas in occupied East Jerusalem, and stated their place was softer than that of European nations.
Khamenei stated different regional points such because the conflicts in Yemen and Syria might be resolved by way of dialogue, however warned that “dialogue can’t be from a place of weak spot whereas different events, primarily the US and different events, relying on the army and monetary capability.”
‘These crimes gained’t final’
Al Thani was quoted as agreeing that regional points have to be resolved by way of dialogue, and stated he hoped Iran and Qatar may considerably increase financial ties subsequent 12 months.
The Qatari chief spoke to Khamenei after talks after which a press convention with President Raisi through which each leaders strongly condemned the killing of Abu Akleh.
“The crimes of the Zionist regime won’t ever create safety for it,” Raisi stated on the press convention. “Journalists have to be happy with themselves for having conveyed the voice of the Palestinian individuals to the world and, then again, realizing that these crimes won’t final.”
The Iranian president additionally mentioned regional points, which have been the principle focus of his international coverage directive, and referred to as for an finish to the warfare in Yemen and stability in neighboring Afghanistan. He confused that the area would worsen with any international intervention.
Al Thani additionally confirmed that Palestine and regional points had been the principle matters mentioned on Thursday. Furthermore, he referred to as for additional dialogue to resolve the problem of the nuclear deal and stated Qatar would welcome Iranians who wish to watch their nationwide group within the upcoming FIFA World Cup soccer match in November. .
The Qatari chief led a delegation to Tehran, together with his international minister, Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman bin Jassim Al Thani, who met his Iranian counterpart Hossein Amirabdollahian.
Officers additionally memorialized Al Jazeera’s Abu Akleh and criticized what they stated had been the double requirements of worldwide organizations and human rights teams in addressing human rights abuses in Palestine.