TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Interior Minister Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli is in neighboring Azerbaijan to hold talks with the officials of the country on a range of issues, including ways to deepen Tehran-Baku relations in all spheres.

Heading a high-raking delegation, Rahmani Fazli arrived in Baku on Monday morning to meet with a number of senior Azeri officials, including his counterpart.

In his two-day visit, Rahmani Fazli is accompanied by a number of Iranian officials, including Deputy Interior Minister Babak Dinparast.

In recent months, the two neighboring countries have accelerated efforts to broaden bilateral ties.

In a high-profile ceremony in Baku in August, senior officials from Iran and Azerbaijan signed six Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) and agreements to promote mutual cooperation in various fields.

The ceremony was attended by Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and his Azeri counterpart Ilham Aliyev.