Esmail Ghaani, a deputy to recently assassinated Qassem Soleimani, was named the new head of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps’ foreign operations branch, the Quds Force, just hours after the incident at Baghdad International Airport, according to Iran’s Press TV news agency.

Here is what we know so far about the new leader of one of Iran’s most powerful military branches:

  • While announcing Ghaani’s new position, Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei stated that he would continue the policy of now deceased Soleimani.
  • The fact that Ghaani had served as Soleimani’s deputy ever since the latter took the lead of Iran’s elite force in 1997 only adds to the view that the Quds Force’s tactics won’t change under its new chief.
  • In his previous role, Ghaani was reportedly tasked with overseeing various financial operations related to the Quds Force’s operations.
  • The new Quds Force leader has also taken a tough stance on the US in the past, cautioning President Donald Trump in 2017 against “any military action against Iran”, promising that he would regret it.
  • Esmail Ghaani was added to the US Specially Designated Nationals list, used to impose sanctions on those whom Washington regards as terrorists, on 27 March 2012.
  • Ghaani served during most of the Iran-Iraq War that lasted between September 1980 and August 1988.

 

Source: Sputnik

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This one hasn’t the Rommel+Lady Gaga charisma of Qassem Soleimani, but I think that US are no more into restraint and patience they shown with his former boss… If he pursues the same ways, he’ll soon be droned just like Qassem, be sure about it.

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Be sure that you and yours are ready for suprises that are coming soon.

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@Sony, the intolerable crime of the US Empire was designed to provoke a counter attack. So it will not be wise to respond in any predictable or traceable way.

Do it like Israel. Strike unseen and keep the big mouth shut.

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@death 2, only Entente idiots kill leading foreign military personnel during peace. This was an act of state terrorism. This was an act of war. This was in line with the wars on Iraq, on Libya, on Syria etc. p.p.

In accordance with the principles of the Tokyo trials the perpetrators of these crimes should be married to the hangman’s daughter.

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To bad so sad another martyr for Satans spawns.
hAHAHA

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You meant your filthy jewish ancestors? F out of here kiké.