The Omani-Iranian Joint Military Friendship Committee’s meeting began in Muscat on the sidelines of the two countries’ joint naval exercise.

Naval forces of Iran and Oman started joint search and rescue drills in the Sea of Oman on April 6, Iranian Fars news agency reported on April 7.

During the joint meeting, the two sides will discuss a number of topics listed on the agenda that would contribute to promoting the level of relations and strengthening the existing cooperation ties in the military field.