Azerbaijan’s Ambassador to Iran Ali Alizadeh has met with Minister of Roads and Urban Development of Iran Rostam Ghasemi, Report informs.

The meeting participants discussed the implementation of the Memorandum of Understanding signed between the two countries on establishing communication links between the East Zangazur economic region of Azerbaijan and the Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic through the territory of Iran.

The parties noted the importance of completing the technical work on the construction of bridges for this project and the early start of construction work.

An exchange of views also took place on the continuation of the construction of the Rasht-Astara railway and the railway cargo terminal on the Astarachay River.