Iranian Minister of Defense and Logistics of the Armed Forces Brigadier-General Hossein Dehqan on Tuesday held talks with Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin on issues of mutual interests and the regional and international developments.
The two officials called for expansion of cooperation in all fields including the defense and military areas which are essential to help restore peace, stability and security of the region.
Expansion of cooperation at regional and international level is of prime importance in international campaign against terrorism and Takfiri groups, Dehqan said.
Iranian defense minister is to confer with Russian president and his counterpart on issue of mutual interests and regional developments in the next few hours.
Iranian Minister of Defense Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan heading a high ranking delegation arrived in Moscow on Monday.