Russian Defence Minsiter highly appreciates Russian-Iranian military cooperation
Russian-Iranian military cooperation has reached a high level. It plays a significant role in stabilizing situation in Syria, as the General of the Army Sergei Shoigu stated during his talks with Iranian Defence Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami at the VIII Moscow Conference on International Security.
"I suggest we discuss the most urgent issues concerning military cooperation which has reached an extreemly high level in recent years", Sergei Shoigu said.
He also stressed that Russia and Iran would continue fighting against international terrorism.
"Cooperation in the Astana format plays a significant role in establishing ceasefire regime and stabilizing situation in the Syrian Arab Republic", the Russian Defence Minister noted.
At the beginning of the meeting, Sergei Shoigu expressed his condolences to all the victims of the flood, which caused serious damage in many Iranian provinces.
"Russia has sent humanitarian relief to Iran", Sergei Shoigu said.