YEMEN Press Agency

Zarif heads to Damascus

SANAA, April 16 (YPA) – Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif left the Iranian capital of Tehran heading to the Syrian capital of Damascus, Iranian television reported on Tuesday morning.

According to Iranian television, Zarif is scheduled to meet with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

He would also hold meetings with Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Muallem and Prime Minister Emad Khamis. Zarif’s visit to Damascus lasts one day.