France: EU ready to cooperate with Iran in pandemic battle

TEHRAN ( Iran News ) – France has expressed the EU’s willingness to continue humanitarian cooperation with Iran in the battle against the coronavirus pandemic, according to Elysee Palace. French President Emmanuel Macron, in a phone conversation with his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani on Monday, stated the readiness of France and European partners to continue humanitarian cooperation with Iran, the Elysee Palace said in a statement. “He expressed solidarity with the Iranian people, severely affected by the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic,” it said.