TEHRAN: Pakistan and Iran on Wednesday agreed to strengthen security along the border between the two countries.
The understanding came during a meeting between Adviser to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz and Minister of Defence and Logistics of Iran Brigadier General Hossein Dehghan.
During the meeting both agreed that the Border Security Commission of the two countries will meet soon to ensure that terrorists and smugglers are not able to operate from each other’s territories.
They also discussed progress on opening two additional border crossing points at Gabd-Reemdan and Mand-Pishin.
Sartaj Aziz during his brief stay also met Iranian foreign Minister Javad Zarif and reviewed regional and global issues with special reference to the situation in Afghanistan.