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Iran’s Javad Zarif [see] has told a meeting of Foreign Ministry media and public diplomacy constitute an important component of power in today’s world.
Zarif addressed a meeting to introduce Foreign Ministry’s news spokesman on Sunday where a group of FM staff and higher officials attended. Zarif appreciated the good services by Mrs. Marzieh Afkham, now chosen to represent Iran as the first female ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Malaysia; “Mrs. Afkham druing two years of serving in her position as spokeswoman of the Foreign Ministry, gained an excellent record of service in the position through patience, insight, and bravery, attending the duty with due stability and necessary vigor,” he told the meeting.