Iran's growing influence in Syria | Lebanese Hezbollah assigns new leader in charge of area from Al-Mayadeen to Al-Bokamal and continues to send members to Tehran to attend doctrine and military training courses • The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights
The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

Iran’s growing influence in Syria | Lebanese Hezbollah assigns new leader in charge of area from Al-Mayadeen to Al-Bokamal and continues to send members to Tehran to attend doctrine and military training courses

Deir Ezzor province: SOHR has obtained authentic information confirming that members of Iranian-backed militia of the Syrian “Al-Duwaihi” have left Syria for Iranian capital, Tehran, to attend a doctrine training course on “Wali Al-Faqih” curriculum, and attend military training course on advanced weapons such flying drones and others.

According to SOHR sources, sending these members to Tehran is aimed at suppressing demonstrations in Tehran with the support of Iran’s “Revolutionary Guard Corps.”

Over the next two days, a new batch is due to leave Syria for Tehran to undergo ideologically and intellectually systematic exercises.

In this context, the Iranian-backed militia commander, “an Iranian commander in charge of the area extending from Al-Bokamal to Al-Mayadeen, was changed and” Haji Siraj,” a Lebanese man, was assigned by Lebanese Hezbollah.

On January 2, SOHR activists reported that 70 members of “Fatimyon” militias finished their training courses on light and medium weapons in addition to using drones.

According to reliable SOHR sources, the exercises took place in Al-Sa’aka camp and warehouses of Ayash western of Deir Ezzor, for all members of the National Defence in Al-Mayazin city, Harabish and Al-Jafra neighbourhoods, where these members underwent reconciliation. The members received physical exercises, and military, doctrinal and guiding lectures to explain the importance of the Islamic resistance against the Israeli and American occupation.

At the end of the course, 26 local members were sent to Iran to undergo extensive military exercises in the field of Intelligence.