Tehran – Ina follow up
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani announced on Wednesday readiness to engage in fair and logical negotiations, but added: “We shall not yield under pretext of negotiation. We have never missed an opportunity to negotiate and dialogue, and will not miss any in the future. Tehran seeks to secure marine navigation in the Bab al-Mandab Strait and the Indian Ocean, and ensure the security of the Gulf and Strait of Hormuz”.
Saleh Abdullah, Minister of Industry and Minerals, opened a factory of asphalt coatings in Anbar province, which is considred the first industrial project there after liberating the province, INA's correspondent said.