BAKU (Sputnik) — Tehran's main goal is to ensure peace in the region, according to the deputy minister.
"We are ready to cooperate in such a format," Rahimpur told RIA Novosti.
"Our main goal is to ensure peace in the region," he added. "We think that the countries in the region are the ones who need to take decisions regarding themselves, not countries outside the region. Compared to the Arabs and Western states, we could very easily solve regional problems."