Rajnath Singh holds bilateral talks with his Iranian Defence Minister in Tehran

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh held a bilateral meeting with his Iranian counterpart Brigadier General Amir Hatami on Saturday.

Rajnath Singh was on a transit halt in Tehran enroute from Moscow to New Delhi. The meeting between the two Ministers took place in a cordial and warm atmosphere.

Both the leaders emphasized upon the age-old cultural, linguistic and civilizational ties between India and Iran.

They discussed ways to take forward bilateral cooperation and exchanged views on regional security issues, including peace and stability in Afghanistan.