This article was added by the user . TheWorldNews is not responsible for the content of the platform.

Iran, Vietnam sign deal on fighting cybercrimes, drug trafficking

TEHRAN, May 20 (Xinhua) -- Iran and Vietnam signed on Saturday a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on fighting organized crimes, cybercrimes and drug trafficking, official news agency IRNA reported.

The MoU was signed in a meeting between Iranian Interior Minister Ahmad Vahidi and visiting Vietnamese Minister of Public Security To Lam in the capital Tehran.

Speaking at a joint press conference after the meeting, the Iranian minister said relations between Iran and Vietnam are "good" and the two countries share views close to each other.

The two countries pay attention to each other's interests and whenever necessary, vote in each other's favor at international assemblies, he added.

The two sides discussed economic, political, scientific and technological issues and bilateral cooperation, according to Vahidi.