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Iran: Senior Iranian Commander Killed in Syria

Iran: Senior Iranian Commander Killed in Syria

On May 26 Iranian “commander Sardar (General) Abdullah Eskandari… was killed on Monday in clashes in Damascus.”

News of his death was announced on Iranian state-run television and reported by the Foreign Affairs Committee of the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCR-Iran).

According to NCR-Iran, Eskandari was a “senior commander of the Iranian Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC).” He was also “the head of a state-run foundation in Fars province in Iran.”

He also commanded ground forces for the IRGC.

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