TEHRAN, Mar. 15 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, heading a high-ranking political delegation, left Tehran for Baku, capital of Azerbaijan, to take part in a quadripartite meeting between Iran, Azerbaijan Republic, Turkey and Georgia.

Zarif is scheduled to hold talks with top Azeri officials on the sidelines of Baku Quadrilateral Meeting.

The talks would focus on the ways to expand bilateral relationship.

Earlier, Azeri Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov had stated that Baku Meeting will be held in the presence of four foreign ministers, aimed at promoting and enhancing regional cooperation.

Zarif also is planned to leave Baku for Astana, Kazakhstan, on March 16 to participate in a meeting to be attended by the Iranian, Turkish and Russia foreign ministers as thee peace guarantors in Syria.