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Iran, Pakistan sign medical MoU

Tehran, Iranian and Pakistani health ministers, respectively Saeed Namaki and Zafar Mirza, signed a memorandum of understanding on health in Tehran on Monday.

The agreement was signed in the presence of President Hassan Rouhani and Prime Minister Imran Khan.

The Pakistani premier arrived in Tehran late on Sunday ans was officially welcomed by President Rouhani on Monday.

He and accompanying highranking ecopolitical delegation started their Iran's tour from holy city of Mashad, northeastern Iran, indicating that Pakistan and Iran are the two Muslim and friendly states and enjoy religious commonalities as well.

Imran Khan is visiting Tehran for the first time after his election as the Pakistani premier in August 2018.

The visit is taking place on the occasion of 70th anniversary of establishment of IranPakistan relations.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency IRNA


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