My visit to Azerbaijan is targeting at extension of Iranian-Azeri cooperation in defense sphere, reportedly said Mostafa Mohammad-Najjar, Iranian Minister of Defense upon his arrival in Baku on April 19.
The minister said the visit was arranged by official invitation from Azeri Minister of Defense Safar Abiyev.
В"Azerbaijan and Iran are two brotherly countries, and our relationships are progressing in all spheres including defenseВ",- Najjar
He said the sides would discuss the issues relatively to mutual agreement on military and technical cooperation signed a year ago. One of key objectives is to extend cooperation, and the sides are planning to examine the current situation and future actions, as well as speak of the further steps and solve all possible problems in relationship.
Najjar also stated the possibility of signing a new agreement including the issues not covered by previous document.