Commemorating Afghan Shi’ites Killed in Syria
Cleansing of the body of the martyr Ali Reza Tavassoli, commander of the Fatamioun Brigade (The Afghan Jihadists in Syria), buried in Holy Mashhad on 14 Esfand of this past year [March 5, 2015], the correspondent of Mashregh engaged in a conversation with one of the friends and comrades of the Martyr Tavassoli.
Martyr Ali Reza Tavassoli (“Abu Hamid”), Martyr Bakhshi (“Fatah”), Martyr Husseini, and Martyr Kalani were from the Fatamioun Brigade that was formed in partnership by the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, and their goal was first pilgrimage to the [Sayyid] Ruqayya [Mosque] and the Zaynab Shrine, and second, defense of these holy places in Damascus.
Question: How old were the Martyrs Tavassoli and Bakhshi?
Martyr Tavassoli was around 45 years old, and Martyr Reza Bakhshi was 38 years old. Tavassoli was married, and had three children, and they are 6, 7, and 9 years old, and the rest of the martyrs were single….