IRGC

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  • ‘Iran has created necessary conditions for destruction of Zionist regime’ 2019-09-30 18:39

    ‘Iran has created necessary conditions for destruction of Zionist regime’

    TEHRAN – Major General Hossein Salami, head of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC), has said Iran has created the necessary conditions for destruction of the illegitimate Zionist regime.

  • Stena Impero released after two months 2019-09-27 19:15

    Stena Impero released after two months

    TEHRAN – A British-flagged oil tanker that was detained by Iran more than two months ago left Iran’s Bandar Abbas port on Friday and was heading toward international waters, according to Reuters.

  • IRGC receives four homegrown helicopters 2019-09-23 23:38

    IRGC receives four homegrown helicopters

    TEHRAN – The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) has received four military helicopters that were produced domestically, Deputy Defense Minister Qassem Taqizadeh announced on Monday.

  • Ali Fadavi 2019-09-22 22:20

    IRGC deputy chief: Iran acting patiently toward U.S. hostile moves for sake of Islam

    TEHRAN – The deputy chief of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) said on Sunday that Iran is acting patiently towards the United States’ hostile moves for the sake of Islam and Muslims.

  • مصاحبه ظریف با شبکه سی بی اس 2019-09-22 13:06

    U.S. 'posturing' by sending troops to Saudi Arabia, Iranian FM says 

    Zarif: Whoever starts war will not be the one who finishes it

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said any country that starts a war against Iran  “will not be the one who finishes it”  as he said  the U.S. is "posturing" by sending troops and defense equipment to Saudi Arabia following the September 14 attacks on a major Saudi Arabia oil facility.

  • Iranian general warns broad response awaits any U.S. military move 2019-09-20 21:11

    Should the U.S. think of a war, it will face a response from the Mediterranean to the Indian Ocean, Rahim Safavi warns

    Iranian general warns broad response awaits any U.S. military move

    TEHRAN – Should the Americans think of orchestrating a plot against Iran, they will be faced with the Iranian nation’s response from the Mediterranean to the Indian Ocean, says Major General Yahya Rahim Safavi, a top military adviser to Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, Leader of the Islamic Revolution.

  • U.S. bases, vessels within Iran’s reach: commander 2019-09-15 18:17

    U.S. bases, vessels within Iran’s reach: commander

    TEHRAN – U.S. military bases and vessels in the region are within the reach of Iranian missiles, says commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Aerospace Force.

  • حسین سلامی 2019-09-06 19:21

    Salami says Iran is the “slaughterhouse of the U.S. economic terrorism”

    Trump’s dream is to talk to an Iranian official for minutes: IRGC chief

    TEHRAN – Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Hossein Salami has lauded the Islamic Republic’s success in foiling the enemy’s plots over the past 40 years, saying Iran has become the “slaughterhouse of the enemy’s economic terrorism.”

  • Foes not fully aware of Iran’s power, says IRGC chief 2019-09-06 17:17

    Foes not fully aware of Iran’s power, says IRGC chief

    TEHRAN – The enemies are aware of only a small part of Iran’s defense power, Chief of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Hossein Salami said on Thursday.

  • trawling ship 2019-09-04 20:28

    IRGC seizes 7 trawlers near Strait of Hormuz 

    TEHRAN – The Navy of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps said in a statement on Wednesday that its forces have detained seven trawling ships in the Jask region, near the Strait of Hormuz.

  • kish 2019-08-31 20:25

    IRGC wing to construct artificial island

    TEHRAN – The Khatam al-Anbiya Construction Base, a business conglomerate and the construction wing of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC), plans to build an artificial island in the Persian Gulf, near Kish Island, a free zone.

  • Specter of war shattered after IRGC downing of U.S. drone: general 2019-08-30 19:46

    Specter of war shattered after IRGC downing of U.S. drone: general

    TEHRAN – Amir Ali Hajizadeh, commander of the aerospace unit of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC), said on Thursday that the shooting down of the intruding U.S. drone two months ago shattered the specter of war against the Islamic Republic.

  • Salami 2019-08-30 19:29

    Iran has full control over its borders: IRGC chief

    TEHRAN - Chief of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Major General Hossein Salami said on Friday that Iran has full control over its borders.

  • IRGC 2019-08-27 19:54

    IRGC member assassinated in northwestern Iran

    TEHRAN – A member of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) has been assassinated in the town of Piranshahr in West Azerbaijan province, a local official announced on Tuesday.

  • Israel putting up its ‘last struggle’, says Gen. Soleimani 2019-08-26 17:59

    Israel putting up its ‘last struggle’, says Gen. Soleimani

    TEHRAN – Major General Qassem Soleimani, commander of the IRGC Quds Force, has slammed the recent Israeli attacks on a number of positions in regional countries, saying the “insane operations” were Tel Aviv’s last struggles.

  • Iran’s power of resistance is unlimited, says IRGC chief 2019-08-24 19:53

    Iran’s power of resistance is unlimited, says IRGC chief

    TEHRAN – Chief of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) has said the enemy’s power to pressure Iran is limited but “our power of resistance is unlimited.”

  • Foreign presence in Persian Gulf detrimental to regional security: IRGC chief 2019-08-23 19:28

    Foreign presence in Persian Gulf detrimental to regional security: IRGC chief

    TEHRAN – Chief of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) says Iran regards the presence of outsiders in the Persian Gulf as detrimental to the security of the region.

  • IRGC 2019-08-21 14:37

    IRGC: Augmenting defense power on agenda of Iran’s armed forces

    TEHRAN – The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) has said that it is on agenda of Iran’s armed forces to continuously increase their defense power.

  • Iran won’t be duped by ‘good cop, bad cop’ routine: military chief 2019-08-21 00:41

    Iran won’t be duped by ‘good cop, bad cop’ routine: military chief

    TEHRAN – The Iranian nation will never be fooled by calls for negotiations and the good cop, bad cop routine, says Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri, the Armed Forces Chief of Staff.

  • Leader condoles demise of Hojatoleslam Haeri 2019-08-18 20:03

    Leader thanks IRGC for downing U.S. spy drone, seizing British tanker

    TEHRAN – The Leader of the Islamic Revolution has praised the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) for downing an invading U.S. spy drone and capturing a British oil tanker at the Persian Gulf.

  • Admiral: IRGC has reinforced military in Strait of Hormuz 2019-08-17 21:20

    Fadavi says enemies must not even think of attack against Iran

    Admiral: IRGC has reinforced military in Strait of Hormuz

    TEHRAN – Deputy Chief of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Ali Fadavi has advised Iran’s enemies to learn lessons from forty years of testing Iran, warning about the dire consequences of “even thinking of carrying out a conspiracy or an attack against Iran.”

  • Grace 1 tanker 2019-08-17 21:18

    By staff and agency

    U.S. issues warrant to seize Iranian oil tanker Grace 1

    The United States has issued a warrant for the seizure of an Iranian oil tanker captured by British Royal Marines in Gibraltar last month, according to Aljazeera.

  • Northwestern mountaintops under full control of IRGC: Salami 2019-08-16 17:51

    Northwestern mountaintops under full control of IRGC: Salami

    TEHRAN – Chief of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) says all of Iran’s northwestern mountaintops are under full control and dominance of the pious forces of the IRGC.

  • salami 2019-08-14 19:49

    The notion of negotiation has been destroyed in mentality of Iranian people, General Salami says 

    IRGC chief: Iran has tied security to progress

    TEHRAN – The commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps said on Wednesday that for Iran security and progress are interdependent. 

  • IRGC 2019-08-12 15:38

    Israeli presence in Persian Gulf may result in war, IRGC Navy chief warns

    U.S., UK responsible for consequences of Israeli presence in Persian Gulf: IRGC

     The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) has warned that any Israeli presence in the Persian Gulf may result in a war in the region, and the responsibility for the consequences of such illegal presence lies with the U.S. and the UK.

  • Iran has pushed enemies toward isolation: general 2019-08-09 17:54

    U.S. collapse is imminent, general predicts

    Iran has pushed enemies toward isolation: general

    TEHRAN – The deputy chief of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) has said Iran’s enemies are in a position of “passiveness” due to the country’s power and influence, adding that Iran has successfully pushed its enemies toward isolation.

  • Two IRGC border guards killed in Maku 2019-08-07 18:29

    Two IRGC border guards killed in Maku

    TEHRAN – Two Iranian border guards were killed in clashes with terrorists in the Maku border areas in northwest Iran.

  • ‘U.S. has been a complete loser in confrontations with IRGC’ 2019-08-06 18:22

    ‘U.S. has been a complete loser in confrontations with IRGC’

    TEHRAN – The United States has been a complete loser in confronting the “pious, revolutionary, jihadi and zealous children of the Iranian nation” serving in the IRGC Navy, a senior IRGC commander said on Monday.

  • IRGC seizes foreign tanker smuggling fuel 2019-08-04 15:20

    IRGC seizes foreign tanker smuggling fuel

    TEHRAN – Forces of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) have seized a foreign oil tanker in the Persian Gulf that was smuggling fuel to Arab countries.

  • Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif 2019-08-03 13:31

    Americans furious with the way Zarif exposed their ‘wicked nature’, says Iran’s IRGC

    Iran’s IRGC, Army denounce U.S. sanctions on Zarif

    TEHRAN – The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) and the Iranian Army have denounced the new U.S. sanctions on Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif as a “ridiculous” move which showed Washington’s “humiliating defeat” against the Islamic Republic.