TEHRAN, Young Journalists Club (YJC) - Brigadier-General Amir Hatami is taking part in the event at the invitation of his Russian counterpart Sergei Shoigu. He will address the meeting on Tuesday.
Hatami and Shoigu will discuss mutual, regional and international issues, as well.
On the sidelines of the conference, in which 80 countries have taken part, the Iranian defense minister is slated to hold meetings with defense officials of other countries.
Iran has in the past years participated in the event at the ministerial level.
The latest Middle East developments will be discussed with an emphasis on the nation-wide stabilization of Syria. Subject-matter panel sessions will consider peacekeeping, military-to-military engagements, regional security in Asia, Africa and Latin America.
Source: Iran Press