Iran’s Top General in Syria for Talks

Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri has paid a visit to Syria for high-profile military and political meetings and coordination of efforts in the fight against terrorism.

Heading a high-ranking delegation, the senior Iranian general arrived in Damascus on Tuesday evening, and paid a visit to the holy shrine Hazrat Roghaye, the daughter of Imam Hussain (AS), the third Shiite Imam.

The top Iranian commander’s visit to Syria is aimed at broadening defense and military cooperation between Tehran and Damascus, holding consultations and promoting cooperation in the fight against terrorism, and exploring avenues to ensure stability and security in the region.




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