Tehran (IP) – Qalandar Ibad, the current acting Minister of Public Health of Afghanistan, arrived in Tehran on Monday at the head of a delegation.

Iran PressIran News: The Taliban Ministry of Health delegation will hold meetings with the officials of Iran's Health Ministry during the trip, the Afghan Tolo TV channel announced.

The Afghan delegation will focus their trip on cooperation and using Iran's experiences in health fields.

During a meeting with the Iranian health officials, the Taliban health delegation called for expanding cooperation between the two countries in specialized and super-specialized areas.

Also, in the meeting, the Afghan side termed enhancing capacity and strengthening educational programs an important issue.

Before the trip, the acting Taliban government's health minister had met with the Iranian Ambassador Bahador Aminian, during which the two sides underlined completing the construction of Imam Khomeini hospital in Afghanistan's Bamyan Province, training Afghan medical students in the cancer department, importing medicine and using Iran's health infrastructures.


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