An article on Nour Information, which is related to the Supreme Nationwide Safety Council (SNSC) of Iran, stated that whereas Khandouzi’s journey — formally meant for him to participate in a summit of the Islamic Growth Financial institution (IsDB) — was important, his conferences with Saudi officers and the resultant agreements had been extra essential.
The article stated that after Iran and Saudi Arabia introduced a reestablishment of their ties in March after seven years of a hiatus in relations, “hostile” Persian-language media and “some home media [outlets]” solid doubt concerning the viability and sturdiness of that settlement.
Khandouzi’s journey to Jeddah, it stated, proved all of these insinuations improper, “as a result of the event of financial ties and envisioning a complete outlook to take away obstacles in that space technically point out the international locations’ severe willpower to boost ties.”
The Iranian economic system minister stated after his journey to Jeddah that he had met together with his counterparts from Saudi Arabia on the sidelines of the IsDB summit, and that that they had referred to as for a fast resumption of financial ties between Saudi Arabia and Iran.
Final month, Iranian Overseas Minister Hossein Amirabdollahian met with Saudi Overseas Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan Al Saud in Beijing.
On the finish of that assembly, the 2 sides issued a joint assertion by which in addition they careworn one another’s financial capacities and their potential within the enhancement of bilateral relations.
China had mediated the rapprochement between Iran and Saudi Arabia.