Iran Replaces Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps’ Head

A01895661.jpgSupreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei Saturday appointed Brigadier General Mohammad Ali Jafari as the new head of the Islamic Revolutionary Guards (IRGC). He replaces Major General Yahya Rahim Safavi who has led the IRGC for the past ten years. Safavi will become senior military advisor to the Leader.

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