Moscow announced the visit of CIA Director to Russia in early March

The Director of the CIA John Brennan in early March visited Moscow. This was announced by Deputy foreign Minister of Russia Oleg Syromolotov, reports “Interfax”.

“The fact that Brennan was here — it was not hidden. The Russian foreign Ministry it was not. I know exactly what he was In the Federal security service and elsewhere,” said Syromolotov

Deputy Foreign Minister emphasized that the visit of the CIA Director and the subsequent decision to withdraw the main forces of the Russian groups in Syria are not linked. “The visit of Brennan and the beginning of the withdrawal of most groups is completely unrelated, are two different things,” said the diplomat.

The representative of the foreign Ministry added that, in addition to the FSB, Brennan held a number of meetings with representatives of the Russian authorities, without specifying with whom.however, did not specify with whom.