The Supreme Leader in the mandate praised Mohammadi-Far's brilliant background during the eight-year-old sacred defense. He wished all success for the new commander in his post.
Furthermore, he praised the former commander of the Ground Forces of the Army Brigadier General Abdolali Pourshasb for his great services and efforts in the post.
Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei appointed Mohammadi-Far by issuing a mandate in the day.
Mohammadi-Far who holds a PHD in the strategic sciences subject had fought in the war fronts during the Iran-Iran War and in the operation fields in south and west of Iran over 13 years.
He has worked in the western and southern regions of Iran as commander of battalion, commander of the armored brigade, commander of the Takavar Brigade, deputy commander of the 88 Armored Division, commander of 16 and 81 Armored Divisions, commander of South Operational Military Base, deputy commander of Army in charge of coordinating affairs of the Ground Forces and Joint Staff Command of the Army, senior adviser of the commander in chief of the Army.
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