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Envoy: Sport minister to visit Jakarta

Jakarta, Iran's Ambassador to Indonesia Valiollah Mohammadi said on Tuesday that Minister of Sports and Youth Masoud Sultanifar is to attend Para-Asian Games in Indonesia.

He said that the exact time for his travel is not clear yet, but the embassy is ready for his presence in Indonesia.

The ambassador made the remarks at the airport where he was to receive Iranian Para-Asia sport caravan, who were arriving in Jakarta.

The third Para-Asian Games is to be held in Jakarta from October 6 to October 13, 2018, by participation of 2,880 athletes from 41 countries in 18 sport fields.

Iran is participating by 209 athletes in 13 sport fields.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA

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