Report: Erdogan arrives in Tehran to discuss nuclear issue

By JPOST.COM STAFF
March 28, 2012 09:38

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrived in Tehran Wednesday morning for a two-day visit that will include meetings with Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and parliamentary speaker Ali Larijani. Iranian Foreign Minister Ali Salehi received the Turkish delegation upon its arrival in Tehran.

Erdogan arrived with a delegation including his foreign minister, Ahmet Davutoglu, his energy minister, undersecretary of intelligence, deputy chief of the Turkish General Staff, head of the Turkish Atomic Energy Organization and a number of parliamentarians, official Iranian news agency IRNA reported.

The talks were expected to cover Iran's nuclear program, recent developments in the Middle East and ties between the two countries, according to the report.


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