Iran, Russia to boost judicial cooperation
Moscow, Iranian and Russian judicial officials in a meeting discussed ways to develop cooperation in the field between the two countries.
During the meeting which was held with the attendance of the Head of Tazirat (reprimand) Organization of Iran Jamal Ansari, Iranian Judiciary's Deputy for Social Affairs and Crime Prevention Mohammad Bagher Olfat and Deputy Minister of Justice of the Russian Federation Galperin Mikhail Lvovich, Iranian delegation elaborated on the procedure of modifying legal and judicial regulations inside Iran.
The Iranian officials are in Russia to attend Saint Petersburg 9th legal conference.
Both sides reviewed facilitating extradition of convicts and agreed to have more cooperation in exchanging documents for accelerating the issue.
The Russian officials were also invited to visit prisons in Iran.
Source: Islamic Republic News Agency IRNA