In a joint press conference during his visit to Kenya, President
Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi expressed his satisfaction with the trip to Africa and
Kenya, stating that the Islamic Republic of Iran views African countries as
nations with great potential, capacity, talented human resources, material and
spiritual resources, as well as natural and mineral resources.
President Raisi emphasized that despite all the threats and sanctions,
the Islamic Republic of Iran, through the blessings of the Islamic Revolution,
the blood of the martyrs, and the guidance of the wise leadership of the
Islamic Revolution, has made progress in various economic, scientific, and
technological domains. Today, Iran is an advanced and technology-ready country,
prepared to share its experiences with Kenya and its people.
Regarding Iran's expertise and valuable achievements in the fields of
petrochemicals, agriculture, fisheries, and science and technology, the
President stated that another area for potential collaboration between the two
countries is the health sector and medical equipment.
President Raisi underscored that there are no obstacles to the
development of bilateral relations, and this provides a suitable opportunity
for expanding cooperation in various sectors. He expressed gratitude for the
warm hospitality extended by the President and the government of Kenya,
expressing hope that this visit would be a turning point in the development of
bilateral relations and cooperation with African countries, ultimately reaching
an acceptable level of bilateral relations.