Iran's Security Council Secretary due in Russia
The Secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council Saeed Jalili would depart for Russia, while Sergei Shmatko, Russian Energy Minister and Sergei Krinko the head of Russia's Nuclear Energy Agency would come to Iran, ISNA reported.
Iran's embassy in Russia announced, "Sergei Shmatko will visit Iran heading a delegation to take part in Iran-Russia joint economic commission and the ceremony held for pre-launch of Bushehr nuclear power plant."
Shmatko is expected to leave Moscow on September 11-12 and Sergei Krinko would accompany him in his visit.
Iran-Russia joint economic commission would be held on September 11 in Tehran and Krinko would arrive on September 12.
Different issues will be examined in meetings such as transportation, custom, trade and industry. Environmental and energy cooperation between the two countries will be studied as well.
As to Russian Ambassador to North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Dmitry Rogozin's visit to Tehran, Iran's Embassy in Russia added "The visit would take place to discuss NATO further programs and its defense missile shield."
It continued," the exact time of the visit is not announced yet."
Also Iran's embassy in Russia said, "Jalili is expected to take part in the meeting in which the secretaries of 40 counties' security councils will also participate." The meeting would be held in Yekaterinburg, Russia on September 21-22.