Iran, Iraq increase defense cooperation
Deputy chief of staff of the Armed Forces of Iran Qadir Nezamipour on Sunday discussed with Iraqi Defense Minister Mahmoud Al-Hayali the defense cooperation between the two countries.
During the meeting, the two sides called for expansion and deepening of mutual cooperation. They examined quadrilateral security dialogue between Iran, Russia, Iraq and Syria. Mr. Hayali voiced Iraq's readiness to implement already reached agreements and protocols signed between the two sides top military officials. He thanked Iran for its cooperation in fight against IS terrorist group.
The Iranian military delegation is in Iraq to attend the quadrilateral security dialogue between Iran, Russia, Iraq and Syria.