Oman has named Haitham bin Tariq al-Said as the country's new ruler after the death of his cousin Sultan Qaboos bin Said al-Said.
Oman's Sultan Qaboos bin Said dies at the age of 79 after around half a century at the helm of the state amid a battle with resurgent colorectal cancer.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says Zionist regime will soon have normal ties and formal peace agreements with a number of Arab countries.
Recent reports suggest that Oman is preparing for a process to appoint a successor to its ailing sultan, who has been suffering from resurgent colorectal cancer.
During a visit to Muscat, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has held talks with Omani officials and the spokesman of Yemen's Ansarullah movement.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif called for efforts to promote economic cooperation with the Sultanate of Oman.
Top officials from Iran and Oman met in Tehran to explore avenues for the enhancement of bilateral trade ties between the two Muslim neighbors.
Iran and Oman will take steps to facilitate financial exchanges between the two countries amid plans to increase the value of bilateral trade by around five times.
President Hassan Rouhani urges all neighboring states to stand shoulder to shoulder against foreign interference in regional affairs and work collectively to safeguard the region and its strategic waters.
Secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani says security of West Asia can be only guaranteed through the establishment of regional collations free from any form of foreign interference.