Russia will cooperate with Iran in the field of extradition of criminals

Russia will cooperate with Iran in the field of extradition of criminals


Putin ordered to accept the proposal of the government of the Russian Federation on signing the Agreement between the Russian Federation and the Islamic Republic of Iran on the transfer of persons sentenced to deprivation of liberty.

MOSCOW, 24 Nov. The President of Russia Vladimir Putin ordered to sign an agreement with Iran on extradition of criminals — the relevant document is published on the official portal of legal information Tuesday.

“Accept the offer of the government of the Russian Federation on signing the Agreement between the Russian Federation and the Islamic Republic of Iran on the transfer of persons sentenced to imprisonment”, — is spoken in the document text.

Putin also instructed the justice Ministry to sign on behalf of Russia the agreement, allowing it to make its project changes that are not of a fundamental character.