During the fighting in Syria has killed eight fighters of the Islamic revolutionary guard Corps (IRGC), including the officer in the rank of Brigadier General, said the evening of 23 October, Iranian sources.
According to news Agency «Farce», was killed Brigadier General Reza Hawari, one of the commanders of the division «Fatemiyon» who fought in the area of Hama. He died late in the evening of 22 October.
Besides him, killing seven guards officers, including Amin Karimi and Abdullah Baghiri, for several years served as a bodyguard of Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, when he was the President of Iran.
It should be noted that after the start of offensive operations by government forces in Syria with the support of the Russian aviation and military assistance from Iran received several reports about the death of Iranian generals.
Spokesman of the IRGC General Ramadan Sharif explained by the fact that in Syria «there is no Iranian forces, but only the councilors from among the senior officers» who are helping the Syrian commanders on the battle field.