TEHRAN, Nov. 07 (Press Shia) – Foreign Minister Zarif has headed a 30-strong delegation of entrepreneurs and tradesman to Beirut.

Zarif’s visit to Lebanon highlights attempts by Iran to improve ties with the country, which, after 2 years of political deadlock, selected a president well-aligned to Hezbollah, Michel Naim Aoun.

Zarif’s entourage will participate in a joint commission with Lebanese tradesmen. Mr. Gholamreza Shafei and other Chamber of Commerce authorities will also participate in joint commission.

SH/3818043