0626 GMT February 18, 2020
The meeting was held on the sidelines of St. Petersburg International Economic Forum 2019.
Pointing to exchange of media delegations between Iran and Armenia, Hashemi said, "Developing media cooperation with Armenia will definitely result in reinforcing relations in other fields."
Meanwhile, Pashinyan appreciated IRNA chief for his initiatives to broaden media cooperation between the two countries.
The St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF) is a unique event in the world of business and economics. SPIEF has been held since 1997, and since 2006, it has been held under the auspices of the President of the Russian Federation, who has also attended each event.
Over the last 21 years, the Forum has become a leading global platform for members of the business community to meet and discuss the key economic issues facing Russia, emerging markets, and the world as a whole.
The Chief Executive Officer of the International Monetary Fund Christine Lagarde and UN Secretary General António Guterres also attended the event.