Thursday, October 24, 2013

Bilateral Relations: China transfers two Iranian prisoners to Iran

Source: IRNA

Tehran, Oct 23, IRNA – Beijing has transferred two Iranian nationals jailed in China to complete their prison terms in Iran, an official with the Justice Ministry said on Wednesday.

Shahrokh Hedayati said the move was aimed to promote legal and judicial cooperation between Iran and China in coordination with Chinese judicial officials, Iranian Foreign Ministry and the Justice Ministry.

Hedayati added that Tehran is making the necessary preparations for exchange of prisoners with some other countries including Thailand.