Iran’s electricity exports to neighboring countries have risen more than 38 percent over the first nine months of the current Iranian calendar year (started March 20, 2012).
“We fully believe Azerbaijan’s statements that it will not allow the third countries to use its territory against Iran.
Iran and Armenia have started the construction of a joint hydro-electric power plant (HPP) on the Aras River, which borders the two countries.
Iran's Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani says Tehran pursues the policy of strengthening convergence among regional countries and resolving disputes through negotiations.
Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad made a visit to Armenia at the helm of a top delegation on Friday while his chief of staff and advisor Esfandiar Rahim-Mashaei was significantly absent in the trip.