Vladimir Putin expressed his condolences over the railway accident that occurred in Iran this morning and claimed human lives.
The parties also discussed bilateral cooperation and praised the current level of Russian-Iranian relations. They expressed mutual commitment to a consistent strengthening of ties, including through the implementation of joint projects in the economy and trade.
When considering the situation around the Iranian nuclear programme, the presidents noted the need to continue diplomatic efforts to reach a final agreement that would ensure the preservation and full implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action and UN Security Council Resolution 2231 of July 20, 2015, which approved it.
The two leaders touched upon aspects of ensuring regional stability and security. In particular, they reaffirmed their commitment to participating in the Astana Process to promote a Syrian settlement.