Qassem Soleimani visited Russia “secretly” and met with Putin

Qassem Soleimani visited Russia “secretly” and met with Putin

Posted 07/08/2015 01:46 PM

Qassem Soleimani visited Russia secretly and met with Putin“Fox News” America unveiled a secret visit conducted by the Iranian Quds Force commander Qassem Soleimani to Moscow last month to meet with senior Russian officials.

The network quoted Western intelligence sources that Suleiman arrived in Moscow in the twenty-fourth of last month and left before he made American foreign minister testified before the Armed Services Committee of the US Senate.

The network said that Soleimani met in Moscow with Russian President Vladimir Putin and Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu.

She added that Soleimani visit to Moscow comes against the backdrop of the agreement between Iran and the six countries (United States, France, Britain, Russia, China and Germany), which includes among other things, lift the ban on arms to Tehran within five years.

She said this visit has, despite an international ban on travel Soleimani.

Network noted that Soleimani was loaded responsibility for the killing of 400 US in Iraq and has been classified by the United States of terrorism since 2004.