IRGC

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  • Iran’s armed forces: U.S. decision on IRGC lacks operational value 2019-04-09 20:26

    Iran’s armed forces: U.S. decision on IRGC lacks operational value

    TEHRAN – Iran’s armed forces said in a statement on Tuesday that it will spare no efforts to fight against the terrorist CENTCOM in West Asia.

  • Military chief: Iran to deal with U.S. forces should they make a mistake 2019-04-09 20:24

    Military chief: Iran to deal with U.S. forces should they make a mistake

    TEHRAN – Major General Mohammad Baqeri, chief of the Iranian armed forces, said on Tuesday that the Islamic Republic will not remain silent in the face of the United States’ “foolish” move to designate the IRGC as a terrorist organization.

  • Commander: IRGC to become stronger after U.S. ‘ridiculous’ move 2019-04-09 20:12

    Commander: IRGC to become stronger after U.S. ‘ridiculous’ move

    TEHRAN – The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) will become stronger in its defensive and offensive power, IRGC Chief Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari said on Tuesday.

  • hatami 2019-04-09 20:09

    IRGC’s power has made U.S. angry: defense minister

    TEHRAN – Iranian Defense Minister Amir Hatami said on Tuesday that the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps’ power has made the U.S. and the Zionist regime of Israel angry.

  • Members of Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) march during the annual military parade marking the anniversary of the outbreak of the Iraqi-imposed war, in Tehran on September 22, 2018. (Photo by AFP) 2019-04-09 15:11

    Palestinian, Iraqi resistance groups slam U.S. for blacklisting Iran’s IRGC

    A decision by US President Donald Trump to blacklist Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) has sparked condemnations from the Gaza-based Palestinian Islamic Jihad resistance movement as well as the Iraqi military groups, which played a great part in the Arab country’s Iran-backed fight against the Daesh terror group.

  • Leader 2019-04-09 14:33

    U.S. decision against IRGC rooted in American rancor: Leader

    Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei said on Monday that the U.S. malign against Iran will reach nowhere.

  • Iranian lawmakers 2019-04-09 13:41

    Iranian lawmakers wear IRGC uniforms to jeer U.S.

    TEHRAN – Iranian lawmakers on Tuesday uniformly appeared on the Majlis floor wearing outfits of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps in a move to show contempt for the United States’ move a day earlier to name the armed forces terrorist.

  • President Hassan Rouhani 2019-04-09 12:13

    Rouhani: U.S. move will make IRGC more popular 

    TEHRAN - President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday that the U.S. mistake in designating the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) a foreign terrorist organization will make Iranians more united and the IRGC “more popular”. 

  • سپاه پاسداران انقلاب اسلامی ایران 2019-04-08 19:56

    By Mehdi Sepahvand

    U.S. labels IRGC as a foreign terrorist organization

    The Trump administration on Monday designated the Iranian Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) as a foreign terrorist organization, taking an unprecedented step that seems to increase pressure on Tehran.

  • Zarif asks Rouhani to name CENTCOM as terrorist organization 2019-04-08 19:47

    Zarif asks Rouhani to name CENTCOM as terrorist organization

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in a letter late on Monday asked President Hassan Rouhani, as head of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council, to put United States Central Command (CENTCOM) forces in West Asia on the list of terrorist groups of the Islamic Republic of Iran.

  • zarif 2019-04-08 19:14

    Iran to take retaliatory action if IRGC blacklisted: Zarif

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Monday warned the United States that Iran will take retaliatory action if the U.S. designates the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) a terrorist organization, Mehr reported.

  • falahat 2019-04-08 17:54

    Senior MP: Iranian parliament to introduce 14 motions against U.S. terror acts

    TEHRAN - The Iranian parliament plans to discuss and approve 14 motions against the U.S. for its support for terror activities should the U.S. decides to designate the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) as a terrorist organization, Majlis National Security and Foreign Policy Committee Chairman Heshmatollah Falahatpisheh has said.

  • Zarif warns U.S. of consequences of IRGC terror designation 2019-04-07 19:53

    Zarif warns U.S. of consequences of IRGC terror designation

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif warned the U.S. on Sunday of the consequences of designating the IRGC as a foreign terrorist organization, saying President Donald Trump “should know better than to be conned into another U.S. disaster.”

  • Jafari: Terrorist designation for IRGC would end calm for U.S. forces 2019-04-07 18:40

    Jafari: Terrorist designation for IRGC would end calm for U.S. forces

    TEHRAN – The U.S. military will no longer have calm in West Asia if the United States designates the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) as a terrorist organization, IRGC Chief Mohammad Ali Jafari said on Sunday.

  • Heshmatollah Falahatpisheh 2019-04-07 13:45

    Iranian parliament drafting bill to designate U.S. army as terrorist if IRGC blacklisted 

    TEHRAN – The Iranian parliament is working on a double-urgency bill to put the U.S. army on the terrorist list as it has put Daesh if the U.S. State Department designates the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) as a terrorist, a senior lawmaker announced on Sunday.

  • falahat 2019-04-06 20:10

    Iran to retaliate if U.S. designates IRGC terrorist: MP

    TEHRAN – A senior lawmaker says Iran may react in kind and designate U.S. armed forces as terrorist if Washington puts the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps on its terror list.

  • mousavian 2019-03-24 17:57

    By Seyed Hossein Mousavian

    How US, Iranian regional security strategies diverge

    The top commander of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), Maj. Gen. Mohammad Ali Jafari, earlier this week declared that Iran has trained 100,000 voluntary forces to share experiences and know-how with the Iraqi and Syrian militaries. In this vein, Jafari also asserted that Iran’s strategy in the region has been far more effective in containing the Islamic State’s (IS') terrorism compared to that of the United States, which has spent a hefty amount for the same purpose.

  • Jafari: ‘Tough response’ awaits abductors of Iranian forces 2019-03-18 01:21

    The entire occupied lands within range of Hezbollah missiles: IRGC chief 

    TEHRAN – The commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps has said that Lebanon’s Hezbollah movement possesses missiles with a range that covers the entire Palestinian territories occupied by Israel.

  • IRGC holds drone exercise over Persian Gulf 2019-03-15 20:03

    IRGC holds drone exercise over Persian Gulf

    TEHRAN – The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) on Thursday held a large-scale war game over the Persian Gulf, during which squadrons of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) were flown to practice an assault operation.

  • U.S. to regret Iran sanctions, general predicts 2019-03-12 21:57

    U.S. to regret Iran sanctions, general predicts

    TEHRAN – Washington will regret its sanctions against Iran as the embargoes only strengthen the Islamic Republic, the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Deputy Coordinator Ali Fadavi said on Tuesday. 

  • ‘IRGC tasked with fighting goods smuggling’ 2019-03-11 20:40

    ‘IRGC tasked with fighting goods smuggling’

    TEHRAN – A member of the Majlis Agriculture Committee says the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) has been tasked with fighting smuggling of goods in the light of shortcomings in dealing with the issue, ISNA reported on Monday.

  • روحانی و عمران خان 2019-03-10 21:05

    By Mehdi Sepahvand

    Pakistan promises ‘good news’ for Iran over border attack

    TEHRAN – Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan has said he would soon have “good news” for Iran regarding measures against a terrorist group behind a deadly suicide attack in Iran’s southeastern border areas.

  • پمپ بنزین 2019-03-04 21:21

    IRGC stops large smuggled fuel cargo

    TEHRAN – Forces of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps Intelligence have successfully intercepted the export of a large cargo of smuggled fuel before it could leave Iran, a report by the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting said on Monday.

  • IRGC Navy develops anti-laser weapon 2019-03-03 17:11

    By Mohammad Homaeefar

    IRGC Navy develops anti-laser weapon

    TEHRAN – Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Navy chief Alireza Tangsiri has said his forces have developed a weapon that is able to beat the United States’ anti-drone laser system.

  • Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi 2019-03-02 20:27

    Negative elements fail to harm Tehran-Islamabad ties: Pakistan FM

    TEHRAN – Pakistan’s Foreign Minister, Shah Mehmood Qureshi, has said despite efforts by some negative elements relations between Iran and Pakistan are growing stronger.

  • قاسم سلیمانی 2019-03-01 20:06

    General Soleimani says ‘JCPOA2’ would undermine Iran

    TEHRAN – Major General Qassem Soleimani, commander of Iran’s Qods Force, said on Thursday that “enemies” of the Islamic Republic want to renegotiate the JCPOA in order to undermine Iran and uproot Islamic movements. He called the attempt “JCPOA2”.

  • Bodies of 5 members of IRGC discovered in Syria 2019-02-28 01:37

    Bodies of 5 IRGC members discovered in Syria

    TEHRAN – Public Relations of the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) has announced that it had discovered the bodies of five missing members of the IRGC in Syria, IRNA reported on Wednesday.

  • Mehdi Honardoost 2019-02-26 10:17

    Iran’s envoy to Pakistan calls for ‘joint fight against terror’

    TEHRAN - With pressure building on Pakistan from many ends to crack down on terror outfits operating on its soil, Iranian envoy to Islamabad has called for joint fight against terrorism.

  • tangsiri 2019-02-25 19:55

    IRGC Navy chief: Hormuz Strait to remain open as long as Iran sells oil

    TEHRAN - Rear Admiral Alireza Tangsiri, the IRGC Navy chief, has said that the Strait of Hormuz will remain open as long as Iran sells its oil.

  • Military: Raid on border guard killers will be relentless 2019-02-23 22:26

    Military: Raid on border guard killers will be relentless

    TEHRAN – Brigadier General Abolfazl Shekarchi, a senior spokesman for the Iranian military, has said armed forces will not rest until they severely punish those terrorists who killed the IRGC border guards on Feb. 13 in the southeastern province of Sistan- Baluchestan, IRNA reported on Saturday.