Culture minister hails cooperation with neighbors
Zahedan, Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Abbas Salehi says cooperation with neighbors in cultural, economic, social and economic fields is in accordance with Iranian government's policy.
Salehi made the remarks in a meeting with commanders and Friday prayers leaders of Sistan and Baluchestan Province on Friday.
Salehi pointed to training 1.5 million students in art field after the Islamic Revolution.
342,000 arts students are studying in 143 universities around the country, he added.
Sistan and Baluchestan Province is the second vast Iranian province after Kerman province in the list of 31 provinces of the country. It is in the southeast of the country, bordering Pakistan and Afghanistan and its capital is Zahedan.
Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA