The Syrian prime minister and his accompanying delegation
have been in Tehran for the Saturday swearing-in ceremony of President Hassan
This afternoon, Imad Khamis will be holding talks with
Iran’s Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani on the latest
developments in region as well as expansion of bilateral relations.
During the meeting, the two sides will also confer on
cooperation in combating terrorist groups as well as ways to develop economic
and commercial ties between Tehran and Damascus.
Tehran is preparing to host the next round of expert
consultations on the Syrian peace process, within the framework of Astana
talks, this week.