The Iranian military delegation will arrive in Moscow to develop cooperation plan for 2016


MOSCOW, October 16. A high-ranking delegation of the Iranian military at the end of October will visit Moscow to develop the plan of bilateral cooperation for the next year, told journalists in a press-service of the defense Ministry.

The program of the visit, as explained in the office, was discussed at the meeting, Deputy defense Minister Anatoly Antonov and his Iranian counterpart N. Kalantari on the sidelines of the 6th Tanshanskogo security forum in Beijing.

“Was underlined mutual interest in the practical impact of the activities carried out by the defence ministries of the two countries. The parties gave a positive assessment of the achieved level of cooperation in the military field and has identified areas for further development”, – told in the defense Ministry.

During the meeting was to “review the implementation of the signed in January 2015 the intergovernmental agreement on military cooperation, which has laid a solid legal base of Russian-Iranian cooperation in this sphere”, he added in the defense Ministry.