World Bulletin / News Desk
Turkish Cypriot Parliament Speaker Sibel Siber was among a team of delegates to visit Iran for the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) conference on Tuesday.
The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) representative attended an opening ceremony for an exhibition of archives and documents on Ottoman-Iranian relations at Iran's Parliament Library, Museum and Archives Center in Tehran.
Accompanied by her Turkey counterpart Cemil Cicek, Siber, who attended the OIC meeting under the title of 'Cyprus Turkish State' in accordance with her country's observer status, expressed her pleasure at being in Iran.
"Since the past we have shared many things in common with Iran in our culture. We want to develop our cultural ties with Iran and increase visits to each other. This way, Iranians can get to know our country and we can get to know Iran," Siber said.
She also added that many Iranian students have studied in the TRNC and that she hopes for more to come in the future.Last Mod: 18 Şubat 2014, 13:57