IRGC Colonel Ezatollah Soleimani and Captain Sajjad Hosseini were reported killed today killed in action in Syria. There has been a significant spike in the number of Iranian KIAs in Syria since 7 October, when Iran-led offensives near the city of Aleppo began. Today’s casualties bring the number of KIAs in Syria during the past three weeks to 34.
Top Photo: IRGC Colonel Ezatollah Soleimani pictured with Gen. Qasem Soleimani, who is commanding Iran-led offensives near Aleppo, in an undated photo. (Twitter/@dudi_cohen)
Bottom photo: Poster announcing the death of IRC Captain Sajjad Hosseini, of 15 Khordad Artillery Group, in what is described as the defense of Hazrat Zeinab holy shrine.