Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan said the Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s remarks at the US Columbia University underlined the righteousness and truthfulness of the Islamic Republic’s stances. Erdogan made the remarks in a meeting with Iranian president on Wednesday on the sidelines of the 62nd annual meeting of the United Nations General Assembly in New York, a statement released by the Presidential Press Office said.
During the meeting, Erdogan stressed his pleasure in Tehran-Ankara developing relations, and further reiterated the need for the two countries to implement previous agreements and deepen the existing relations.
“The high economic potentials of Iran and Turkey must be utilized in a desirable manner, ” the Turkish premier pointed out.
For his part, the Iranian president said that his presence at the different think-thanks and scientific bodies and circles during his visit to the US proved the righteous stances and the truthful words of the Iranian nation.
He said addressees always have an ear for the right words due to their pure and clean nature, no matter where they are and where they live.