Mohammad Ali Jafari

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  • Trump’s threats suggest ignorance of IRGC’s capabilities: commander 2018-07-25 21:37

    We can easily counter threats of cutting Iran’s oil exports

    Trump’s threats suggest he is ignorant of IRGC’s capabilities: IRGC chief

    TEHRAN – Responding to U.S. President Donald Trump’s anti-Iran rhetoric, chief of the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) said on Wednesday that if Trump hears about the IRGC’s capabilities, he will never dare say the same things again.

  • Commander denies rumor of IRGC chief replacement 2018-07-21 21:23

    Commander denies rumor of IRGC chief replacement

    TEHRAN – Head of the Supreme Leader’s Military Office on Saturday denied rumors that the Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari is going to be replaced.

  • IRGC: Either all can use the Strait of Hormuz or no one 2018-07-06 21:18

    IRGC: 'Either all can use the Strait of Hormuz or no one'

    TEHRAN – Chief of the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) has said that Iran is ready to implement President Hassan Rouhani’s threat to block the Strait of Hormuz if Iran would not be able to export its oil under threat of Washington’s sanctions. 

  • IRGC chief: ‘Arab Jahiliyyah coalition’ facing defeat in Yemen 2018-07-02 21:28

    IRGC chief: ‘Arab Jahiliyyah coalition’ facing defeat in Yemen

    TEHRAN – Chief of the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) said on Monday that the “Arab Jahiliyyah coalition” is facing “defeat” and “disgrace” in Yemen.

  • jafari 2018-06-19 19:27

    Iran does not need to extend range of missiles over 2000 kilometers: IRGC chief

    TEHRAN – The commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) said on Tuesday the range of Iranian missiles is 2000 kilometers and the country does not need to extend it.

  • Mohammad Ali Jafari, Mohammad Baqeri, Abdolrahim Mousavi 2018-05-09 14:19

    By Mohammad Homaeefar

    Top Iranian generals welcome U.S. exit from JCPOA

    TEHRAN – The highest ranking military commanders have welcomed U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to pull out of the multilateral nuclear agreement, officially called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • Chief of the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) Mohammad-Ali Jafari met on Monday with Army Commander Abdolrahim Mousavi 2018-04-24 08:43

    IRGC, Army chiefs meet, highlight brotherly ties

    TEHRAN – Chief of the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) Mohammad-Ali Jafari met on Monday with Army Commander Abdolrahim Mousavi, rejoicing over the enemy’s failure in creating discord among Iranian armed forces.

  • General Jafari denounces U.S. Syria raid as ‘cheap’ 2018-04-24 03:32

    General Jafari denounces U.S. Syria raid as ‘cheap’

    TEHRAN – Chief of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) says the missile attack of the trilateral coalition comprising the U.S., Britain and France against Syria was “cheap” and “disgraceful”.

  • General Fazli named Imam Hossein Cadet College chief 2018-04-22 06:22

    General Fazli named Imam Hossein Cadet College chief

    TEHRAN – In a decree released on Saturday, IRGC chief Mohammad Ali Jafari appointed Brigadier General Ali Fazli as the new chief of Imam Hossein Cadet College.

  • درختکاری بیابان زدایی بسیج سازندگی 2018-04-17 05:16

    Basij plays important economic role: IRGC chief

    TEHRAN - Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari, the commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps, said on Monday that Basij plays a very necessary role in economic and social areas.

  • unveil 2018-02-28 20:48

    Iran unveils new anti-armor missile

    TEHRAN - The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps unveiled on Wednesday anti-armor missile Azarakhsh and inaugurated an aviation training center.

  • Jafari 2018-02-05 11:26

    Jafari says IRGC duty-bound to protect Islamic Revolution

    TEHRAN – The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) is duty-bound to protect the Islamic Revolution and its achievements, IRGC Commander Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari said on Sunday.

  • 80% of quake-hit villages provided temporary housing 2017-12-21 07:45

    80% of quake-hit villages provided temporary housing

    TEHRAN – Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Commander Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari said on Wednesday that almost 80 percent of the project to provide quake-hit people in villages in the western province of Kermanshah with temporary housing units is completed.

  • Resistance will soon emerge victorious in Yemen: IRGC chief 2017-12-16 10:09

    Resistance will soon emerge victorious in Yemen: IRGC chief

    TEHRAN – Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) said on Thursday that the Islamic resistance front will soon celebrate a victory in Yemen.

  • Al-Quds to become burying place for Zionist regime: IRGC commander 2017-12-10 10:52

    Al-Quds to become burying place for Zionist regime: IRGC commander

    TEHRAN – Commander of Iran's Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) said on Saturday that al-Quds (Jerusalem) will become the burying place for the illegitimate Zionist entity, ISNA reported.

  • jafari 2017-12-06 20:27

    Coup plot in Yemen nipped in the bud, IRGC says

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Revolution Guards Corps Commander Mohammad, Ali Jafari, said on Tuesday that a coup plot against the Houthis in Yemen was nipped in the bud.

  • jafari 2017-11-27 19:13

    IRGC chief: Resistance fronts formed in the region

    TEHRAN - Mohammad Ali Jafari, commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps, told a gathering of Basij forces in Tehran on Sunday that resistance fronts have been formed in regional countries and the wider world.

  • jafari 2017-11-24 21:47

    Macron’s remarks show he is inexperienced: IRGC chief

    TEHRAN – The commander of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps said on Thursday that French President Emanuel Macron’s remarks about Iran’s missile program show that the French leader is inexperienced.

  • Jafari 2017-11-23 10:55

    Israel will vanish if it starts new war: IRGC chief

    TEHRAN – The commander of Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) said on Wednesday that Iran does not recognize the Zionist regime as a threat anymore, warning “the smallest mistake they make will be their last one.”

  • jafari 2017-11-05 17:05

    IRGC dismisses Trump claim Iran responsible for Yemen missile launch on Riyadh

    TEHRAN – The commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) on Sunday dismissed as unfounded claims by U.S. President Donald Trump that Iran was responsible for a missile launched from Yemen over Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia.

  • IRGC chief lauds brotherly ties with Army 2017-10-29 13:51

    IRGC chief lauds brotherly ties with Army

    TEHRAN – Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari on Saturday lauded the brotherly bond between the IRGC and the Army, saying such unity is needed to defeat the enemies.

  • Zarif and Jafari smile 2017-10-10 21:04

    Zarif and Jafari smile

    FM Zarif and IRGC Commander Jafari smiling during a meeting in Tehran on Monday marking the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution. After the meeting, the IRGC chief said Iran’s diplomatic approach and defense policies are in harmony though the tone for expression of positions is different. Zarif also said the IRGC is a source of national honor and guarantor of defending the country against threats. Photo: Hossein Zohrevand /Tasnim

  • jafari 2017-10-08 19:36

    IRGC chief sends strong warning to Trump

    TEHRAN – The IRGC chief warned on Sunday that if Donald Trump’s administration designates the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps as a terrorist organization then the IRGC will consider the U.S. troops like Daesh.

  • 02br5 Tasnim Jafari 110.jpg 2017-10-02 08:10

    IRGC chief: Iran to use missiles whenever necessary

    TEHRAN – Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari, commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps, has said Iran will fire its missiles at the enemy targets whenever necessary.

  • محمدعلی جعفری فرمانده سپاه پاسداران انقلاب اسلامی 2017-09-28 00:33

    Guards chief: Daesh to be wiped out in 2 months

    TEHRAN – On Wednesday the commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps said Daesh would be wiped out in two months.

  • Trump showed true face of U.S.: IRGC chief 2017-09-20 19:57

    Trump showed true face of U.S.: IRGC chief

    TEHRAN – Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari on Wednesday dismissed President Trump’s allegations against Iran, saying his warlike comments showed the true face of the United States.

  • Top IRGC commanders meet President Rouhani 2017-07-24 18:01

    Top IRGC commanders meet President Rouhani

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani has thanked the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) forces for their efforts and services to the country and stressed the need for unity among all the forces and institutions in the country.

  • Mohammad Ali Jafari 2017-07-15 10:27

    IRGC seeks more economic co-op with government

    TEHRAN – The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps is ready to engage in more economic cooperation with the government, the IRGC chief said on Thursday.

  • سپاه پاسداران 2017-02-08 20:08

    IRGC chief calls U.S. “paper tiger”

    U.S. considers designating IRGC a terrorist group

    U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration is weighing a proposal that could designate Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) as a terrorist organization, Reuters reported on Wednesday. 

  • Mohammad Ali Jafari 2016-11-26 20:47

    Commander touts IRGC economic agenda

    TEHRAN – Iran's Revolutionary Guards Corps commander Mohammad Ali Jafari on Saturday defended IRGC’s economic activities, saying that the military’s economic muscle is intrinsic to its commitment to the Islamic revolution and promotion of its goals.