Border Police of Azerbaijan and Iran Should Exchange Information Azeri Minister
Iran is ready to share expertise with Azerbaijan in campaign against narcotics, said Secretary General of Iran's Drugs Campaign Headquarters (IDCH) Fada Hossein Maleki, on November 3, Trend reports with reference to IRNA. "Iran is ready to cooperate with Azerbaijan in drug campaign," Maleki told Azerbaijani Interior Minister Ramil Yusbov.
Maleki added that international smugglers are equipped with sophisticated equipment, which necessitates joint campaign against the phenomenon through exchanging related information and experience.
Criticizing the western countries' action in Afghanistan, Maleki added that unfortunately, presence of westerns in Afghanistan encouraged increase in narcotics production.
In his turn, Ramil Yusbov said the two countries should arrange an exchange of information by their police on borders, and expansion of cooperation in that matter.