Bahrain and Iran agree to start talks on resuming political relations

CAIRO (Reuters) - Bahrain and Iran have agreed to start talks aimed at resuming political relations between the two countries, Bahrain's state news agency reported on Sunday.

This came in a meeting that brought together Bahrain's minister of foreign affairs Abdullatif Al-Zayani and Iran's acting foreign minister Ali Bagheri Kani in Tehran.

(Reporting By Ahmed Tolba and Muhammad Al Gebaly; editing by Diane Craft)