Afghani Division of Iranian Revolutionary Guards fighting in SyriaJan 13th, 2016
A Documentary by Iranian-American Forum January 2016
Fatemiyon is the Afghani division of Revolutionary Guards’ Quds Force fighting in Syria. It’s made up of Afghan Shiites, mostly poor Afghan refugees from Iran. Fatemiyon has a few thousand members, more than 200 of whom have been killed in battle since 2013. Fatemiyon is a more advanced version of Abouzar Brigade, the Afghani unit that fought for Iranian regime in Iran-Iraq war.