An extensive role in the fall of , was played by ’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Force, building a network of bases around the city, and directing militiamen from Lebanon, and Afghanistan to do the killing, was revealed by an Iranian opposition groups in a new intelligence report.
The largest opposition group to those who rule ,The People’s Mujahedeen of , or MEK say, “The fact is that has been occupied by the IRGC and its mercenaries.” They also allege that, “Mass executions, preventing the transfer of the civilians, including women and children, [and] attacking the civilians has all been done by the forces of the mullahs’ regime.”
The Washington Times, the MEK says that the Corps amassed an army of 25,000 Iranian and militia troops in and around . Cash transferred from Tehran to Damascus was received by homegrown Syrian mercenaries.
President-elect of the National Council of Resistance of (which includes MEK) Maryam Rajavi, said Tehran’s actions show a “complicity in the most atrocious war crimes and crimes against humanity in the 21st century.”
The estimated the death toll in ’s civil war at 400,000. In the Battle of , more than 30,000 have died in the last urban rebel holdout against President ’s regime.
President Obama said last week, “The blood for these atrocities are on their hands,” in reference to , and the Syrian regime.