Tehran (IP) - The 12th joint consular commission of Iran and Japan was held in Tehran, headed by the officials of the consular departments of the foreign ministries and immigration, justice, and international police officials.

Iran PressIran news: The participants reviewed and discussed the bilateral cooperation in foreign citizens' affairs, supporting both sides' citizens on the other side, university students' cooperation, judiciary cooperation, issuance of visas and immigration affairs, bilateral cooperation about illegal immigrants, and the campaign against narcotic drug crimes.

Iran and Japan have extensive and old-age relations, and about 15,000 Iranians live in that country.