Iranian parliamentary delegation visits Moscow
Baku, Azerbaijan, Oct. 27
By Umid Niayesh - Trend:
A delegation of Iranian lawmakers arrived in Moscow on Oct. 26 to hold talks with senior Russian officials, Iran's Ambassador to Russia Mehdi Sanaei wrote on his Facebook page.
The delegation which includes six members of Iran-Russia Parliamentary Friendship Group, is also accompanied by a delegation from Iran's western Hamadan province.
The parliamentary delegation is also scheduled to visit Russia's Chechnya, meanwhile the provincial delegation will holds meetings in Moscow and Yekaterinburg.
Iran's Vice-President in Science and Technology Affairs Sourena Sattari is also slated to travel to Moscow on Oct. 27 for a four-day official visit, Sanaei said.
He added that Sattari will hold talks with the high-ranking Russian officials including deputy prime ministers, Dmitry Rogozin and Arkady Dvorkovich as well as the minister of education and science, Dmitry Livanov.
He also is scheduled to meet with head of Russia's Tatarstan, Rustam Minnikhanov.
Accompanied with a number of Iranian universities' heads, Sattari will visit some scientific and technology centers in Moscow and Kazan cities.