TEHRAN, Nov. 08 (Press Shia Agency) – Syrian deputy-FM Faisal Mekdad met and talked with Hossein Jaberi Ansari, Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab-African Affairs.

Faisal Mekdad, Syrian Deputy Foreign Minister, who had arrived in Tehran on Sunday evening at the top of a political delegation, attended a meeting with his Iranian counterpart for Arab-African affairs Hossein Jeberi Ansari.

Mekdad’s trip to the Iranian capital comes as a follow up to Jaberi Ansari’s earlier visit to Damascus where the two parties agreed to hold a Joint Political Committee.

The Syrian official also met and conferred with the Iranian Minister of Foreign Affairs Mohammad Javad Zarif.