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Iraqi defense Minister arrives in Tehran

Tehran, July 22, Iraqi Defense Minister Erfan al-Hiyali heading a delegation arrived in Tehran on Saturday, Defense Ministry reported.

Al-Hiyali has been invited by Iran Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan.

The trip aims at developing defense cooperation between Iran and Iraq.

Iraqi minister is scheduled to hold talks with his Iranian counterpart and Iranian senior politico-defense officials.

Both sides are also supposed to ink defense MoU.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency

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