Iran defense minister arrives in Damascus

 IRNA – Iran’s Defense Minister Brigadier-General Amir Hatami arrived in Damascus on Sunday for a two-day visit.

Upon his arrival at Damascus international airport, Hatami was welcomed by Syrian senior military and defense officials, Iran envoy to Syria Javad Torkabadi and Iranian military attaché to Damascus Brigadier General Alinejad.

Iranian minister is scheduled to hold meeting with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.