Iranian Revolutionary Guard relocating from Syria to Lebanon


Al Arabiya TV reported that the commander of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard, Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari, instructed elements (of the Revolutionary Guard) who are in Syria to continue to provide support in intelligence and security to the regime of President Bashar al-Assad, but to get out of Syria and relocate to the Bekaa region in eastern Lebanon.

Al Arabiya also reported that according to media reports “the Quds Force , which is the foreign division of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard sent 15 thousand fighters to Syria, but Tehran has denied the reports.

The Syrian opposition has reported that the Iranian Revolutionary Guard and Hezbollah are helping the forces loyal to Assad in the crackdown

Hezbollah in Lebanon was formed by the Quds Forces in 1982