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Two IRGC members killed in Mariwan

Two IRGC members killed in Mariwan
posted onApril 23, 2021

Naser Amini and Osman Jahani, two Kurdish members of Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) were killed in clashes with unknown forces in Mariwan’s village Chnareh, in Kurdistan province on Thursday morning.

According to information received by Avatoday, another member of IRGC is heavily wounded.

No group claimed responsibility so far. 

Osman Haji Hosseini, a commander of IRGC in Piranshahr was killed on Friday. 

The "Zagros Eagles", the armed branch of the Democratic Party of Iranian Kurdistan (KDPI), released a statement claiming responsibility for the operation.

In recent years, several senior members of the IRGC Kurdistan have been killed in retaliation for the death of Kurdish fighters. Some of the IRGCs forces were named as Hasel Ahmadi, Sattar Pirooti, and Omid Mollazadeh.