IRGC

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  • 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.

  • Iran to adopt tit-for-tat in case of aggression: ex-IRGC chief 2019-08-02 21:03

    Iran to adopt tit-for-tat in case of aggression: ex-IRGC chief

    TEHRAN – Iran would attack the enemy with missiles should it conduct missile attacks against Iran, says former IRGC Chief Mohsen Rezaee.

  • Tanker 2019-07-29 19:38

    IRGC releases video of capturing UK ship

    TEHRAN – The Islamic Revolution Guards Crops (IRGC) on Monday released audio and video footages warning a British Royal Navy warship to stay out of way as IRGC boats move to seize a UK-flagged oil tanker in the Persian Gulf.

  • Soleimani: Arbaeen mokebs to aid flood victims 2019-07-27 18:16

    Quds Force chief: Every year Iran facing a new sedition

    TEHRAN – Over the past forty years, each year the Islamic Republic has been facing a new sedition, the commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps extra-territorial   branch, the Quds Force, has said, emphasizing the role the clergy play in leading the country through the harsh times.

  • General: Iranians fully ready to confront aggressors 2019-07-27 18:11

    General: Iranians fully ready to confront aggressors

    TEHRAN – The deputy commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) for coordination affairs said on Saturday that the Islamic Republic and the proud nation of Iran are fully prepared to defend the country’s territories and confront any aggressor.

  • IRGC border guard killed in clashes with terrorists 2019-07-27 17:39

    IRGC border guard killed in clashes with terrorists

    TEHRAN – An IRGC border guard was killed on Friday during clashes with terrorist groups in Iran’s western province of Kurdistan.

  • IRGC chief vows good steps for flood-hit areas 2019-07-26 20:17

    IRGC vows good steps for flood-hit areas

    TEHRAN – The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) has taken decisions to help those affected by the floods earlier this year.

  • British oil tanker 2019-07-26 13:55

    By Fatemeh Salehi

    The different reactions of Arab governments and nations toward the seizure UK tanker 

    TEHRAN - On Friday, a British oil tanker was seized in the Strait of Hormuz by the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC). The tanker was seized due to violation of maritime laws, causing marine pollution and endangering other vessels. 

  • نشست خبری حسن روحانی رئیس جمهور در خراسان شمالی 2019-07-24 20:31

    Rouhani: We don’t accept to sit at ‘surrender table’

    Rouhani says Strait of Hormuz no place for ‘joking’

    TEHRAN – Referring to recent U.S. and UK adventurisms in the Strait of Hormuz, President Hassan Rouhani warned on Wednesday that the strategic waterway is no place for joking.  

  • No Iranian drone has been downed, IRGC chief reaffirms 2019-07-24 20:00

    Defense Minister Hatami says if U.S. has shot down a drone it should show its wreckage

    No Iranian drone has been downed, IRGC chief reaffirms

    TEHRAN – The chief of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) has categorically rejected the U.S. claims on downing Iranian drones over the Persian Gulf.

  • MPs 2019-07-21 21:50

    Iranian MPs support seizure of British tanker

    TEHRAN – A number of Iranian MPs issued a statement on Sunday expressing support for seizure of a British oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz by the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC).

  • Two IRGC soldiers killed in terror attack in Sistan-Balouchestan 2019-07-21 21:37

    Two IRGC soldiers killed in terror attack in Sistan-Balouchestan

    TEHRAN – Two Iranian soldiers have been killed in an armed clash between the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Ground Force and a group of terrorists in the southeastern province of Sistan-Balouchestan.

  • British oil tanker escorted by warship: IRGC spokesman 2019-07-21 20:42

    British oil tanker escorted by warship: IRGC spokesman

    TEHRAN – Iran seized the British oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz despite the “resistance and interference” of a British warship which had been escorting it, the spokesman for the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) said on Saturday.

  • Larijani 2019-07-21 20:01

    IRGC responds to British piracy: Larijani

    TEHRAN - Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani said on Sunday that the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) responded to piracy by Britain by seizing a British tanker in the Strait of Hormuz on Sunday night.

  • IRGC releases video exposing U.S. lies it downed Iranian drone 2019-07-19 21:42

    IRGC releases video exposing U.S. lies it downed Iranian drone

    TEHRAN – Hours after the Iranian military dismissed a claim by the Pentagon that it had shot down an Iranian drone over the Strait of Hormuz, the IRGC released a footage captured by an Iranian drone monitoring a U.S. Navy vessel, exposing as untrue that the unmanned aircraft had been shot down.

  • Iran’s defensive strategy can turn offensive, IRGC chief warns 2019-07-19 19:42

    Iran’s defensive strategy can turn offensive, IRGC chief warns

    TEHRAN – Chief of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) has warned against any aggression against Iran, saying in case of an aggression, Iran’s defensive strategy would turn offensive.

  • Trump 2019-07-19 19:25

    * By Mohammad Ghaderi

    New scandal around empire of lies

    On Thursday, U.S. President Donald Trump, who is also the commander in chief of the country’s armed forces, falsely claimed that a U.S. warship had downed an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz.

  • IRGC in Hormuz Strait and Persian Gulf 2019-07-19 01:06

    Iran’s IRGC seizes foreign vessel smuggling fuel

    TEHRAN – The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) said on Thursday it had seized a foreign oil vessel in the Persian Gulf that was smuggling one million liters of Iranian fuel.