Larijani & Imad Khamis

Syrian PM confers with speaker

IRNA – Syrian Prime Minister, Emad Khamis, on Wednesday conferred with Iranian parliament (Majlis) Speaker Ali Larijani.

Khamis and Larijani underlined development of bilateral ties and discussed latest regional developments and the situation in Syria.

Syrian prime minister has already met President Hassan Rouhani, Secretary of Supreme National Security Council, Ali Shamkhani, and Head of the Strategic Research Center of Iran’s Expediency Council, Ali-Akbar Velayati.

Khamis, heading a high-ranking delegation, departed Damascus for Tehran late on Monday.

A number of Syrian top-ranking officials, including petroleum and mineral resources minister, industry minister, communications and technology minister and head of the country’s central bank accompany Khamis in his visit to Tehran.

Enhancement of Tehran-Damascus relations in the economic, strategic and infrastructural fields are also to be discussed in the meeting of the Iranian and Syrian officials.