Iran Briefing : Brigadier General Mohammad Jafari Asadi was born on January 27th, 1958 in the small city of Mamasani, Fars province.
After completing his high school education in 1980, Asadi became a member of the IRGC. He was later granted a “PhD in Strategic Studies.”
He was appointed to lead the Ahvaz-based division of the Revolutionary Guard on December 1980, and command the Abadan Operational Zone on June 10, 1981.
On July 1982, he was appointed commander of the 33rd al-Mahdi brigade. During this period he led various operations such as Fatholmobin, Beitolmoghaddas, Ramezan, Moharram, Val-Fajr Moghaddamati, Val-Fajr 1 and 2, Kheibar, Badr, Val-Fajr 8, Karbala 2, 4, 5 and 10, Nasr 4, Zafar 7, Val-Fajr 10, Beitolmoghaddas 7 and Mersad.
On September 10, 1991, Asadi was appointed to command the 19th Fajr division after being dismissed from his position as commander of the 33rd Al-Mahdi brigade.
He has held several different posts, including being commander of the Ashoora brigade in East Azerbaijan, deputy commander of the ground forces of the IRGC and deputy head of the Armed Forces’ inspection Department.
After being removed as the Commander of the IRGC Ground Forces, Asadi was assigned to head the inspection unit of the Khatam al-Anbia base.
He is said to have been among those who have written a letter to Assembly of Experts member Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Mohammad Dastgheib criticizing his position during the 2009 disputed presidential election.
There are also unconfirmed speculations over Asadi’s active role in the 2009 coup d’etat which re-elected incumbent president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.
Iran Briefing Exclusive
Aug 13, 2018 Comments Off on Iran unveils next-generation ballistic missile
Dec 21, 2017 Comments Off on After ISIS campaign, Iran-backed fighters in Iraq vow to drive out US troops
Oct 05, 2017 Comments Off on Katibat Ali Sultan: Syrian IRGC Group
Oct 04, 2017 Comments Off on IRAN REGIME IS SUPPLYING HEZBOLLAH WITH INCREASINGLY ACCURATE MISSILES
Aug 14, 2018 Comments Off on Iran’s Top Leader Faults Rouhani for Crisis, Saying He Crossed ‘Red Lines’Iran’s Top Leader Faults Rouhani for Crisis, Saying He Crossed ‘Red Lines’ Iran’s Top Leader Faults Rouhani for Crisis, Saying He Crossed ‘Red Lines’ – Iran’s supreme leader made his sharpest...
Aug 06, 2018 Comments Off on Protests in Iran as US sanctions loomProtests in Iran as US sanctions loom Protests in Iran as US sanctions loom – Sporadic protests were taking place in cities in Iran for a fourth day, on Saturday, as Iranians brace for a return of US sanctions,...
Jul 14, 2016 Comments Off on Corps’ one hundred thousand of triggered missiles in Lebanon:An official Israel-threatening by CorpsIran Briefing: Since August 7, 1979, when Ayatollah Khomeini declared the last Friday of Ramadhan as “Quds Day”, the Islamic Republic has always tried to hold an imposing ceremony by using state resources as well as requiring people’s involvement. This year’s Quds march had fundamental...