Vigen Sargsyan

Armenian defense minister due in Tehran tonight

IRNA – Armenian Defense Minister Vigen Sargsyan heading a high-profile military delegation is to arrive in Tehran on Monday night, Iran’s Defense Ministry announced.

Sargsyan is scheduled to visit his Iranian counterpart Brigadier-General Hossein Dehqan.

He is also supposed to visit Iranian high-ranking political and security officials to negotiate on regional and international bilateral issues.

Tehran and Yervan have had amicable relations since thed independence of Armenia in 1991.