IRGC

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  • ‘Army, IRGC air forces able to foil possible adventures’ 2018-09-03 22:10

    ‘Army, IRGC air forces able to foil possible adventures’

    TEHRAN – The Islamic Republic of Iran Air Force (IRIAF) and the aerospace division of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) can together deal with any kind of threat posed by the enemies, IRIAF Commander Aziz Nasirzadeh said on Monday.

  • Military chief: Iran will respond to violation of international law in Hormuz Strait 2018-08-31 21:09

    Military chief: Iran will respond to violation of international law in Hormuz Strait

    TEHRAN – Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces said on Wednesday that the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) is fully prepared to defend the Strait of Hormuz and will respond in kind to any violation of international law governing the strategic waterway.

  • IRGC forces disband terror cell in Saravan 2018-08-31 21:05

    IRGC forces disband terror cell in Saravan

    TEHRAN – The Quds unit of the IRGC Ground Force on Wednesday announced that its forces had disbanded a terrorist cell in the border region of Saravan, Sistan-Baluchestan Province, earlier in the day.

  • Iran has promoted efficiency of Sukhoi Su-22 fighters 2018-08-28 21:03

    Iran has promoted efficiency of Sukhoi Su-22 fighters

    TEHRAN – Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) Aerospace Force has lauded his forces’ success in boosting the efficiency of Sukhoi Su-22 fighter jets.

  • IRGC provides dowries for 100 destitute brides 2018-08-28 00:12

    IRGC provides dowries for 100 destitute brides

    TEHRAN – The Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) in Khuzestan Province has provided 100 destitute brides in Dezful with dowries, or jahaziyeh, which include furniture and household appliances.

  • irgc 2018-08-25 22:33

    Iran will have a lasting presence in region: IRGC

    TEHRAN - Islamic Revolution Guards Corps Deputy Commander for Political Affairs Brigadier General Yadollah Javani has said that the era of the U.S. in the region has come to an end and it is Iran who will have a lasting presence in the region.

  • Leader appoints new IRGC commanders 2018-08-24 22:42

    Leader appoints new IRGC commanders

    TEHRAN – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Thursday appointed Rear Admiral Alireza Tangsiri as the new commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Navy.

  • IRGC 2018-08-11 17:31

    IRGC kills 10 militants in northwest Iran

    TEHRAN – The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Ground Force has succeeded to smash a terrorist cell in Oshnavieh, the northwestern province of West Azarbaijan, killing at least 10 militants, Tasnim reported on Saturday.

  • IRGC expert unveils details of air-launched cruise missiles with 1,500 kilometers range 2018-08-07 21:05

    IRGC expert unveils details of air-launched cruise missiles with 1,500 kilometers range

    TEHRAN – An Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) expert on Tuesday unveiled some details of Iran’s air-launched cruise missiles with a range of 1,500 kilometers, IRNA reported.

  • ‘IRGC duty-bound to speak out on certain occasions’ 2018-08-07 10:32

    ‘IRGC duty-bound to speak out on certain occasions’

    TEHRAN – A spokesman for the Iranian armed forces said on Monday that the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) is duty-bound to voice its stance on certain occasions in order to intimidate the enemy.

  • pak 2018-08-07 09:43

    Response to Marivan terror attack will be tough: commander

    TEHRAN - Commander of the IRGC Ground Force said on Monday that revenge for the terrorist attack on a military checkpoint near the western border city of Marivan will be “tough”.

  • irgc 2018-08-05 21:04

    IRGC held war games in Persian Gulf, Strait of Hormuz

    TEHRAN - Brigadier General Ramazan Sharif, the spokesman for the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps, said on Sunday that the IRGC held military exercises in the Persian Gulf and the strategic Strait of Hormuz over past few days.

  • irgc 2018-07-31 11:14

    IRGC to expand cooperation with Oman’s armed forces

    TEHRAN - Brigadier General Ahmad Abdollahi, the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps’ deputy commander for health, rescue, treatment and medical education met in Tehran on Monday with Colonel Al-Haresi, the deputy director of Omani Armed Forces Medical Services, to discuss expansion of cooperation.

  • Americans have been slandering IRGC, Basij for years: general 2018-07-29 21:04

    Americans have been slandering IRGC, Basij for years: general

    TEHRAN – Brigadier General Masoud Jazayeri, an advisor to the Armed Forces Chief of Staff, said on Sunday that the Americans have been slandering the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) and Basij for a long time in order to tarnish the public opinion.

  • Iran’s threat of retaliation not an empty threat: IRGC 2018-07-29 09:38

    Iran’s threat of retaliation not an empty threat: IRGC

    TEHRAN – A commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps has cautioned the bullying countries not to jeopardize their interests by threatening those of Iran, saying Tehran’s threat of retaliation against countries seeking to block Iranian oil exports is “not an empty threat”.

  • Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari 2018-07-27 20:30

    IRGC chief plays down threat of military action

    TEHRAN – The commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) said on Friday that Iran does not take military threats seriously.

  • سوخو سو-34 2018-07-25 21:38

    Iran’s IRGC unveils overhauled fighters to carry 1,500-km range cruise missiles

    TEHRAN – In a ceremony on Wednesday, the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps unveiled 10 overhauled Sukhoi 22 fighter jets which will be equipped with cruise missiles with a range of 1500 kilometers.

  • 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.

  • IRGC vows to avenge terror attack in western Iran 2018-07-22 21:02

    IRGC vows to avenge terror attack in western Iran

    TEHRAN – Brigadier General Ramazan Sharif, the spokesman for the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC), announced on Sunday that a “harsh revenge” awaits those behind the Friday night terrorist attack in the border western province of Kurdistan in which 11 IRGC forces were martyred.

  • 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 soft war unit deputy chief named 2018-07-19 11:33

    IRGC soft war unit deputy chief named

    TEHRAN – Brigadier General Jamalodin Aberoumand was named on Wednesday as deputy commander of the Soft War and Deepening of the IRGC’s Domestic Affairs headquarters.

  • عبدالله حاج صادقی 2018-07-15 11:41

    ‘It’s impossible a place be insecure for Iran but secure for enemies’

    TEHRAN - The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps has the capability to demonstrate its power in different areas and “one of those areas is the Strait of Hormuz”, the representative of the Leader at the IRGC said on Saturday, indirectly warning that Iran would close the strategic waterway if it cannot export its oil.

  • Iran’s IRGC: U.S. in worst military condition 2018-07-11 20:45

    Iran’s IRGC: U.S. in worst military condition

    TEHRAN – The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) said on Wednesday that it’s an “undeniable fact” that the United States is militarily in the worst condition, IRNA reported.

  • 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.

  • رهبر انقلاب در دانشگاه افسری امام حسین (ع) 2018-06-30 15:31

    Ayatollah Khamenei urges strong links between people and ruling system

    TEHRAN - Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Saturday that the U.S. is seeking to cause division between the people and the establishment, suggesting strong links between the people and the system to neutralize the plot.

  • IRGC disbands terrorist cell in border province 2018-06-26 21:32

    IRGC disbands terrorist cell in border province

    TEHRAN – Forces from the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) dealt a severe blow late on Monday to a Takfiri terrorist cell in the border province of Sistan-Baluchestan in southeast Iran.

  • IRGC commander killed in northeast Syria 2018-06-25 09:28

    IRGC commander killed in northeast Syria

    TEHRAN – The Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) announced on Saturday that one of its commanders has been killed earlier on Friday in a fight against Daesh (ISIL) militants in the northeastern part of Syria.

  • General: Iran’s spiritual influence cannot be wiped out 2018-06-22 21:14

    General: Iran’s spiritual influence cannot be wiped out

    TEHRAN – The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps deputy chief said on Thursday that Iran’s growing influence in the Middle East cannot be eliminated because of its spiritual nature.

  • IRGC says prepared to counter bioterrorism 2018-06-20 10:12

    IRGC says prepared to counter bioterrorism

    TEHRAN – Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps’ (IRGC) security squad has highlighted the measures that the military force has taken to protect authorities from bioterrorist attacks, saying his department is offering training courses and has developed homegrown equipment for that purpose.