Iran, Afghanistan sign two cooperation deals

Iran and Afghanistan signed two cooperation deals on sports, and tourism and cultural heritage in a ceremony attended by First Vice President Eshagh Jahangiri and Afghan Chief Executive Office Abdullah Abdullah.

Jahangiri said after the ceremony that the volume of annual trade transactions between the two neighbors stands at $2.5 billion, adding that he and his guest has held constructive talks on mutual ties and development of trade.He went on to say that terrorist groups have turned into a headache for the region, adding that Iran and Afghanistan can join hands to take on terrorism.