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Iran vows to avenge assassinated Generals killed by Israeli airstrikes

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Iran has vowed to retaliate towards Israel in response to an airstrike which killed a gaggle of its senior commanders in Syria.

DAILY POST reported that an Israeli warplane flattened the Iranian embassy in Damascus, Syria, killing six individuals together with a senior commander of the Iranian Revolutionary Guards Corps, IRGC, in accordance with Reuters.

The IRGC has additionally confirmed that seven officers, together with Brigadier Generals Mohammad Reza Zahedi and Mohammad Hadi Haji Rahimi, had been killed within the airstrike.

Zahedi was a senior commander with the Quds Power – the IRGC unit tasked with operations abroad – and Rahimi was his deputy, RT reviews.

Israel has repeatedly hit Iranian targets because the warfare in Gaza began.

Nevertheless, officers in Syria and Iran have blamed Israel for the assault. “The Islamic Republic of Iran, whereas reserving its rights to take countermeasures, decides on the kind of response and punishment of the aggressor,” Overseas Ministry spokesman, Nasser Kanaani,” stated in a press release quoted by the IRNA information company.

Hossein Amir-Abdollahian, Iran’s Overseas Minister, warned on X that Israel’s shut ally, the US, “should be held accountable.”

Israel on its half has not commented on the strike.

The state had accused Iran of masterminding the lethal October 7 assault on Israeli residents, which triggered the continued warfare with the Palestinian militant group Hamas in Gaza.

Final month, the Israel Protection Forces, IDF, struck what it stated had been Iran-linked militants in Lebanon.

Tehran has pledged to proceed its assist for Hamas and different Palestinian teams, however insisted that Hamas had independently determined to invade Israeli territory.

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