Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amirabdollahian and his Kuwaiti counterpart Ahmed Nasser al-Mohammed Al-Sabah met on Sunday in Islamabad on the sidelines of an emergency meeting of the Organization for Islamic Cooperation (OIC).
Amirabdollahian stressed the need to expand relations between Iran and Kuwait, remove the consular barriers and facilitate travel between the two countries, and expressed Tehran’s willingness to hold the meetings of the Joint Commission, as well as the consular and border committees with Kuwait.
Relations between Iran and Kuwait are based on brotherhood and good neighborliness, added the top Iranian diplomat.
For its part, Al-Sabah conveyed the greetings of the Kuwaiti emir to the leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei and the Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi.
He said the joint consular and border affairs committees will be held soon.
The two foreign ministers also discussed recent regional developments, and the Kuwaiti diplomat invited his Iranian counterpart to visit the Arab country.
The foreign ministers of the OIC members have gathered in Pakistan for an emergency meeting on the Afghanistan crisis.