Dec 19, 2017, 8:35 PM
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Iran, Turkey cooperation to boost security of nationals

Tehran, Dec 19, IRNA – Deputy Interior Minister for Security and Disciplinary Affairs Hossein Zolfaqari said Iran-Turkey cooperation will help promote security and dignity of the Iranian and Turkish nationals.

Speaking to reporters on the sidelines of the meeting of Iranian Governors General in Tehran on Tuesday, Zolfaqari pointed to his recent visit to Turkey, and said he had a meeting with Turkish officials to update and look into ways of implementing an already signed security pact.

He said the two sides had ample discussions on variety of subjects, including issues relating to terrorism, human and arms trafficking, liquors and narcotics illegally smuggled into the country from the western part.

Zolfaqari added that the two sides' officials also touched on their nationals and the drivers transiting between the two countries.

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