Supreme Leader picks new Police chief for Islamic Republic

Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei through a decree released on Saturday appointed Brigadier General Ahmad-Reza Radan as the new Police Chief for the country.

Radan takes up the post as the former police chief, Brigadier General Hossein Ashtari completed his mission, the Supreme Leader said in the decree.

The Supreme Leader further appreciated General Ashtari for his services. Ashtari had acted as the police chief since eight years ago.

In his decree, Ayatollah Khamenei said he expects General Radan, the former Tehran police chief, to take measures towards safeguarding security and providing public tranquility.

Ahmadreza Radan has already been the commander of the police of Kordestan, Sistan and Baluchistan, Khorasan, and Tehran provinces.

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