TEHRN, Dec. 12 (Press Shia) – Defense Minister Hossein Dehghan has departed for Pretoria, one of South Africa’s three capitals, in a 2-day tour of the country.

Brig. Gen. Dehghan’s visit seeks to exchange views with country’s top defense and political officials, and to discuss bilateral matters of interest, including signing a security-military MoU with South Africa.

Mr. Dehghan is in the tour by the official invitation from Nqakula. Nosiviwe Noluthando Mapisa-Nqakula South African Minister of Defense and Military Veterans.