Seyed Hassan Firouzabadi

Seyed Hassan Firouzabadi
سید حسن فیروزآبادی
1951
Mal Abad, Mashhad
Male
Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine
No
Alive
16 Jul 2021
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  • Defence Deputy to the Prime Minister (1985 - 1986)
  • Chief of Staff of Armed Forces (1989 - 28 Jun 2016)
  • Member of Supreme Council of National Security (1989 - 28 Jun 2016)
  • Member of the Founding Committee of Construction Jihad, Razavi Khorasan Province (Unknown)
  • Member of the Expediency Discernment Council (1996 - present)
  • Senior Adviser to Supreme Leader in Armed Forces Affairs (28 Jun 2016 - present)
These violations may only be part of the human rights violations that this person has been involved in. The investigation into this person's human rights record is ongoing.

On Oct 10, in 2011, the European Union placed Hassan Firouzabadi on its  human rights sanctions list for his role in suppression of 2009 protests as "forces under his formal chain of command brutally suppressed peaceful protestors and perpetrated mass detentions."

On December 13, 2011, the US Treasury Department placed Firoozabadi on its human rights sanctions list for his role in widespread human rights abuses. According to this decision, Firoozabadi's assets in the United States or under the control of American companies and banks anywhere have been blocked and he has been banned from entering the United States.