Author Archives: Amir Toumaj & Max Peck

Amir Toumaj and Max Peck are research analysts at Foundation for Defense of Democracies. Follow them on Twitter @AmirToumaj and @Maxwell_Peck

The IRGC’s involvement in the battle for Aleppo

Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps has invested significant resources to prop up Bashar al Assad’s regime. Qods Force Commander Qassem Soleimani, who oversees all of the Shiite militias active in Syria, is directing operations in the battle of Aleppo.