Syrian People's Assembly chairman to visit Iran
Mahmoud al-Abrash, the chairman of the Syrian People's Assembly will pay the official visit to Iran upon the invitation of the Speaker of the Iranian parliament Ali Larijani on Jan. 7, the Iranian news agency MEHR reported.
Al-Abrash will pay a four-day official visit to Iran on January 7. The purpose of the visit of the Chairman of the Syrian parliament and his accompanying delegation to Iran is the development of interparliamentary relations.
During the visit, the meetings between Al-Abrash and his Iranian counterpart Ali Larijani, Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, the head of the judiciary, Ayatollah Sadig Larijani and Acting Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi are planned to be held.
Earlier, the chairman of the Syrian National Assembly Al-Abrash paid a four-day official visit to Iran on Jan. 5, 2010.