Brazilian president arrive in Iran

Brazilian president arrive in Iran
# 16 May 2010 00:09 (UTC +04:00)
Baku-APA. Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has arrived in Tehran for to attend the G15 summit and hold talks with Iranian officials, APA reports quoting presstv.ir website.

President Lula’s plane landed in Tehran’s Mehrabad International Airport on Saturday night.

The 14th summit of the Group of 15 developing countries will officially kick off on Monday. The gathering will bring together senior representatives and policymakers from up to 18 countries.

A group of 15 countries from Asia, Africa and Latin America established the alliance in Belgrade, Yugoslavia, in September 1989. Since then three other countries have joined the group, but the name has remained unchanged.

During his meetings in Iran, the Brazilian president is expected to discuss ways of eliminating poverty and securing fair trade deals for developing countries in the international arena.

Broader trade ties between Iran and Brazil, the world’s eighth largest economy will also be on the agenda
#
#

THE OPERATION IS BEING PERFORMED