Iranian delegation thanks Turkey over support to Gaza
Iranian official said that Iran and Turkey played effective roles in regard to Gaza.
Turkish Parliament Speaker Koksal Toptan received Iranian Parliamentary National Security and Foreign Policy Commission Chairman Alaeddin Boroujerdi and the accompanying delegation in Ankara on Monday.
Before the meeting between Toptan and Iranian delegation which was a closed-door one, Boroujerdi had a meeting with Turkish Parliamentary Foreign Affairs Commission Chairman Murat Mercan.
Boroujerdi said that Iran and Turkey played effective roles in regard to Gaza and he would like to thank Turkish people, President Abdullah Gul and Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan for their assistance.
Mercan said that Turkey attached great importance to Iran, a significant neighbor of Turkey.
"The latest developments that have taken place in the region saddened everyone. Israel should pull all of its troops out of the Gaza," he said.
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