Iraqi defense minister arrives in Tehran for bilateral talks
Iraq Defense Minister Irfan al-Hayali arrived in Tehran on Saturday, at the head of a defense delegation, Mehr news agency reported.
Irfan al-Hayali is visiting the Islamic Republic, upon an official invitation of Iranian counterpart Major General Hossein Dehghan.
Irfan al-Hayali, who is after expansion of defense cooperation between Iran and Iraq, will meet and talk with his Iranian counterpart Dehghan and some other senior political and defense officials.
The Iraqi delegation is also scheduled to sign a Memorandum of Understanding on defense cooperation with Iran.