Gholamreza Soleimani

AKA: Soleimany

Gholamreza Soleimani
غلامرضا سلیمانی
Graduate of Army
24 Nov 2020
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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 10 January, 2020, the US Treasury Department added Soleimani to its list of human rights sanctions for his role in human rights abuses, particularly the use of child soldiers. According to this decision, Soleimani's assets in the United States or in the control of American companies and banks have been frozen and he has been banned from entering the United States.


On 12 April 2021, the Council of the European Union added 8 Iranian officials including Gholamreza Soleimani, to its list of human rights sanctions for their role in widespread and grave violations of the rights of Iranian citizens. According to the EU statement, Soleimani “bears responsibility for the violent suppression of the protests and serious human rights violations in Iran.” As a result of these sanctions, Soleimani has been banned from entering the EU and his assets in the EU have been frozen.