Chief of General Staff of Iran's Armed Forces visits Baku

  16 January 2019    Read: 1373
  Chief of General Staff of Iran

Chief of the General Staff of Iran’s Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Bagheri is on visit to Baku on Jan. 16 at the invitation of the Azerbaijani Defense Minister Colonel-General Zakir Hasanov, accompanied by a high-ranking military delegation, the Iranian Embassy in Azerbaijan told

Major General Mohammad Bagheri will meet the Azerbaijani prime minister and speaker of the parliament.

During his two-day visit to Baku, Bagheri will hold talks on development of the Iran-Azerbaijan relations and cooperation in defense sector, joint border cooperation and fighting terrorism.

An agreement on military and defense cooperation between the two countries is planned to be signed at the end of the visit.

Bagheri's visit is the first visit of a chief of the General Staff of Iran to Azerbaijan.

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