Iran calls for peaceful nuclear cooperation with Hungary


TEHRAN,   (Xinhua) — Iran‘s President Hassan Rouhani on Saturday called for civilian nuclear cooperation with Hungary, semi-official Fars news agency reported.

“The two countries can cooperate in various sectors of the civilian nuclear energy applications,” Rouhani said in a meeting with the visiting Hungarian Parliament Speaker Laszlo Kover in the capital Tehran.

Rouhani also urged Hungarian investors and companies to partake in Iran’s industrial and agricultural projects.

Kover expressed his country’s determination to strengthen cooperation with Iran, saying “Hungary is fully ready to expand its cooperation with Tehran, specially in economic fields, and this will no doubt benefit the two countries.”

He stressed that Hungary is ready to cooperate with Iran in the nuclear energy field.

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