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August 7, 2015 10:58 am

Report: Iranian Military Commander Soleimani Visited Moscow in Violation of Travel Ban

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Iranian Quds Force commander Qasem Soleimani recently met with Russian leaders. Photo: Wikipedia.

Iranian Quds Force commander Qasem Soleimani recently met with Russian leaders. Photo: Wikipedia.

The shadowy Iranian Quds Force commander Qassem Soleimani recently visited Moscow to meet with senior Russian leaders, according to two Western intelligence sources, despite a travel ban and U.N. Security Council resolutions barring him from leaving Iran.

On July 24, one week before U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry testified to the Senate Armed Services Committee and faced questions about the newly struck nuclear deal, Soleimani arrived in Moscow for meetings with Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu and President Vladimir Putin.

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