The acting Afghan foreign minister, Mohammad Hanif Atmar, led an Afghan delegation for meetings with Iranian senior officials in Tehran. Atmar and Foreign Minister Javad Zarif discussed bilateral matters including, inter alia, “security and border cooperation”, “the issue of Afghan nationals and refugees” and the peace process. They also conferred on a “document of comprehensive cooperation between Iran and Afghanistan, which was agreed to be finalised” within three months. The two-day visit was concluded with a joint statement.
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