Iran, Russia to engage in defense talks in top general's upcoming visit

  October 16, 2021   News ID 4486
Iran, Russia to engage in defense talks in top general's upcoming visit
Chief of Staff of the Islamic Republic of Iran's Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Baqerii will travel to Moscow at the head of a high-ranking military delegation to exchanges views on defense-related affairs.

The aim of Major General Baqeri's visit is to develop mutual cooperation with the Russian Federation. Commodore Reza Khosravi Moqadam, the military attaché of the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Iran in the Russian Federation, told IRNA on Friday evening that Major General Baqeri will travel to Moscow at the official invitation of the Russian Defense Minister General Sergei Shoigu.

He added that Major General Baqeri is scheduled to discuss and exchange views with the Russian officials on the development of cooperation and joint defense and military relations, the fight against terrorism and investigating regional and international changes (Source: IRNA).