14877
Afghan President Due in Tehran
National

Afghan President Due in Tehran

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani was due to arrive in Tehran today for a two-day visit at the head of a high-ranking delegation at the invitation of President Hassan Rouhani.
Ghani and his accompanying delegation are scheduled to hold meetings with top-level Iranian officials to explore ways to increase bilateral cooperation and exchange views on the latest regional and international developments, IRNA reported.
The trip had been arranged for February, but it was called off because of deadly avalanches hitting the northeastern Afghan province of Panjshir at the time.
The cancelled visit was supposed to witness the signing of a strategic security pact between the neighboring countries on further cooperation in the campaign against terrorism and drug trafficking.
However, there has been no mention by Afghan officials of any intention to raise the issue of the security pact during this visit.
The pact had been proposed by senior Iranian officials during the tenure of former Afghan president Hamid Karzai.

 

Short URL : http://goo.gl/bw2y4R

You can also read ...

Assyrian Contribution to National Progress Commended
President Hassan Rouhani has hailed the Assyrian community's...
Russia Supports Iran’s Right to Advanced Missile Program
Russia believes that development of missile program is Tehran’...
Army, IRGC  in Joint Drills
The Army and the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC)...
Israeli Nuclear Weapons a Threat to Middle East
Iran has called on the United Nations and the international...
Zarif Rebukes US Envoy for Calling Nuclear Deal ‘Personal Agreement’
Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif castigated the US...
Nuclear Coop. With Russia
Tehran and Moscow are closely cooperating in various fields of...
No Request for Meeting With Trump
Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi on Friday rejected...
Clocks Turn Back
Iran will officially turn clocks back by one hour at midnight...

Trending

Googleplus