Syrian president to visit Iran

Arab World Materials 1 October 2010 12:41 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, Oct. 1 / Trend /

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad will pay an official visit to Iran on Oct.2, the Iranian MEHR news agency reported.

During his visit, Assad will met with his Iranian Counterpart Mahmoud Ahmadinejad  and other Iranian officials to mull bilateral relations, as well as the regional and international issues.

Assad last visited Iran in August 2009.

During his visit to New York [to attend the UN summit], Ahmadinejad paid a two-hour visit to Syria  to meet with Assad on Sept.18.