Ali Fazli

Deputy Commander of the Basij militia, involved in human rights violations

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Ali Fazli is the Deputy Commander of the Basij militia, which has launched attacks against websites, including those of foreign news outlets, in an effort to suppress the Iranian people’s access to information;

Basij members have also violently attacked peaceful demonstrators and prohibited the exercise o f freedom of assembly in Iran;

In his prior position as the head of the Seyyed ol – Shohada Corps of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps ( IRGC ), Fazli played a role in the brutal repression of civilian protesters in 2009, after the reelection of President Ahmadinejad and during the Student Day protests;

The Basij militia was designated in June 2011 for serious human rights abuses under E.O. 13553;

Also Known As:
Brigadier General Ali Fazli
Basij Deputy Commander Ali Fazli

Involved In:
Abuse of Human Rights

April 20 1961


Sarkan, Hamedan Province, Iran

Reason for the color:
» Added on November 8, 2012 to the Specially Designated Nationals (SDN) list maintained by the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), freezing its assets under U.S. jurisdiction and prohibiting transactions with U.S. parties, pursuant to Executive Order 13628, which targets Iranian regime’s abuse of human rights;