Iranian Commander Who Killed Americans Tours Syria, Violating International Travel Ban

Qassem Soleimani

A top Iranian commander responsible for the deaths of Americans was photographed touring the war-torn city of Aleppo in Syria over the weekend, in violation of a United Nations travel ban that the Obama administration swore to enforce while selling the landmark nuclear deal with Iran to Congress, according to multiple sources and photographs.

Top Hezbollah Commander Killed in Syria

Top Hezbollah commander Mustafa Badreddine is seen in this handout picture released by Hezbollah Media office

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Top Hezbollah commander Mustafa Badreddine has been killed in an attack in Syria, the Lebanese Shi’ite group said on Friday, the biggest blow to the Iranian-backed organization since its military chief was killed in 2008.