ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Defence Production, Science & Technology Rana Tanveer Hussain Friday met Vice President of Iran Eshagh` Jahangiri in Tehran.
Eshagh Jahangiri announced his country’s readiness to enhance relations with Pakistan in all fronts, adding “nobody can disturb the existing good relations.”
Jahangiri said Iran and Pakistan have a lot of capacities in the defense industry, emphasizing that Iran and Pakistan should resolve bilateral issues quickly and move towards the development of relations, said a press release issued here.
Jahanigiri said, “Iran sees no restrictions on the development of defense and military cooperation with Pakistan, and the visit made by high ranking military officials of the two countries in recent years has indicated a determination to enhance the level of such cooperation.”
Referring to talks with Iran defense minister, Pakistan’s Minister for Defense Production and Science & Technology, said “in those talks, a mechanism was developed for the development of joint cooperation in the defense and science and technology sectors.
He expressed the hope that we would see an increase in the level of cooperation between the two countries in different sectors.
Rana Tanveer said that Iran and Pakistan share a lot of cultural and religious affiliations, and geographically have a long shared border.