WW4/Middle East Files: Tehran terror chief, Quds Force leader, Putin ally Soleimani arrives in Syria to bolster embattled Assad regime, command 1000s of Iranian troops in Syrian-Iranian-Hezbollah-Russian offensive against ISIS-held portions of Aleppo city, prov.; Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps loses 1 more general, another officer in Syrian civil war, former CIA officer on earlier demise of Brig. Gen. Hamedani outside Aleppo: “He was in charge of [Iranian] operations inside Syria . . . it’s probably a fairly significant loss. There’s no doubt that it is a psychological blow to pro-regime forces in Syria”; Iraqi Air Force begins bombing ISIS targets with help of Russian, Syrian, Iranian intel staff, new coordination center in Baghdad’s Green Zone, former HQ for US occupation forces, hosts 2 one-star Russian generals, Iraqi official: “The idea is to formalize the relationship with Iran, Russia and Syria. We wanted a full-blown military alliance”; Turkish police ID 2 suspects allegedly behind horrific Oct. 10 suicide bombings in Ankara: 1) Yunus Emre Alagöz, older brother of Sheikh Abdurrahman Alagöz, suspected ISIS member who in July 2015 killed 33 Kurdish, Turkish activists in similar attack near Turkish-Syrian border; 2) Ömer Deniz Dündar, who in 2013 joined Islamist unit affiliated with Al Qaeda

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