Russia Deputy FM in Tehran

Russia Deputy FM in TehranRussia Deputy FM in Tehran

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Igor Morgulov is due to arrive in Tehran today for a two-day visit.

On the first day of his visit, the Russian diplomat will meet Deputy Foreign Minister for Asian and Pacific Affairs Ebrahim Rahimpour, ISNA reported.  The two officials will discuss bilateral ties and regional and international issues, including the situation in Afghanistan. In his meetings with Iranian officials, Morgulov will take stock of bilateral relations and exchange views about the outlook for cooperation between Tehran and Moscow within the framework of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization.