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Senior IRGC Officers Assassinated Near Syria’s Damascus, Iran Blames Israel

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Senior IRGC Officers Assassinated Near Syria’s Damascus, Iran Blames Israel

IRGC Aerospace Force Colonel Davood Jafari. Via Twitter.

On November 23, the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) announced that a senior officer of its Aerospace Forces had been assassinated in the outskirts of the Syrian capital, Damascus.

In a statement, the guards’ public relations department said that the late officer, Colonel Davood Jafari, was killed with a “roadside bomb” on November 22.

An official with an Iran-backed group confirmed to The Associated Press that Col. Jafari was struck by a roadside bomb near the Damascus International Airport, south of the capital. The official, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said that the bomb was planted to release the pressure in the direction of the officer’s car.

Col. Jafari was working as an advisor of the IRGC Aerospace Force in Syria. A photo showing the officer with Iran’s Supreme leader Ali Khamenei surfaced online after the news of his assassination.

Senior IRGC Officers Assassinated Near Syria’s Damascus, Iran Blames Israel

IRGC Aerospace Force Colonel Davood Jafari in the center with Iran’s Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei on the right side. Via Twitter.

The IRGC said that Col. Jafari was targeted by “Zionist agents,” effectively holding Israel responsible for his assassination. The guards warned that Israel will answer for the “crime”.

Israel attacks Syria covertly and overtly on a regular basis. Nevertheless, it rarely targets Iranian service members fighting, or operating as military advisers in the war-torn country.

The assassination of Col. Jafari came amid increased tensions in a shadow war that has been playing out between Iran and Israel for several years. The IRGC will likely keep its promise and respond to the assassination in order to maintain deterrence against Israel. This could however lead to a major military escalation in Syria.

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Mike

Al-Qaeda and ISIS killing Muslims for Israel and the West, it shows what they really are death cult Satanist just like their Western and Zionist masters.

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Kbm

Could it be anyone else but the filthy Massod.

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Bubba

The intellect runs rampant here in these forums I see…

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Tommy Jensen

Iran will bomb two Syrian villages in retaliation for Israel’s assassination, because Syria didnt prevent it. Therefore it was Syria’s fault and not Israel’s fault.

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Tommy Jensen

Mossad is freely walking around in Damascus and its surroundings placing road bombs where they please………..LOL. US is freely sending km’s of weapon truck convoys to new build military bases through Syria without anyone losing a shot…………LOL. And nobody can do a shit about it. What can we do?

Mary Phagen

God bless any good man who kills a Jew.

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