Mohammad Ali Jafari

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  • Ex-IRGC chief says military threats against Iran won’t work 2019-07-13 20:15

    Ex-IRGC chief says military threats against Iran won’t work

    TEHRAN – Former chief of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) says Iran’s great advances in producing different military equipment has rendered ineffective the military threats against the Islamic Republic.

  • MPs: Salami’s appointment sends ‘clear message’ to U.S. 2019-04-23 19:36

    MPs: Salami’s appointment sends ‘clear message’ to U.S.

    TEHRAN – 251 MPs on Tuesday issued a joint statement in support of the appointment of Major General Hossein Salami as the new chief of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC), saying the appointment sends a “clear message” to the hegemons including America.

  • jafari 2019-04-16 20:12

    Blacklisting IRGC rooted in U.S. ‘chain of defeats’: Jafari

    TEHRAN - Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Chief Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari has said the terrorist designation against the forces under his command by the Trump administration is rooted in Washington’s “chain of defeats” in the Middle East region.

  • Zarif, his deputies meet top IRGC commanders 2019-04-10 18:07

    Zarif, his deputies meet top IRGC commanders

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his deputies met on Wednesday with the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Chief Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • IRGC chief: Pakistan expected to punish anti-Iran terrorists 2019-02-16 17:39

    IRGC chief: Pakistan expected to punish anti-Iran terrorists

    TEHRAN – Mohammad Ali Jafari, commander of the IRGC, has said Tehran expects Islamabad to punish the terrorists behind a recent attack against its forces, which took place in the border province of Sistan-Baluchestan.

  • Iran unveils underground ballistic missile plant 2019-02-11 22:14

    Iran unveils underground ballistic missile plant

    The Aerospace Division of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) unveiled on Thursday an underground plant manufacturing precision-guided ballistic missiles, Press TV reported.

  • jafari 2019-02-03 19:45

    Military threats against Iran have always backfired: IRGC chief

    TEHRAN - Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) Mohammad Ali Jafari said on Saturday that posing military threats against Iran has always backfired.

  • Iran says it will keep what it has in Syria 2019-01-17 02:19

    Iran says it will keep what it has in Syria

    TEHRAN – Iran will keep what it has in Syria, the commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) said on Wednesday, defying Israeli threats that Iranian forces might be targeted if they do not leave the country.

  • IRGC chief: Iran in economic war with enemy 2019-01-15 22:51

    IRGC chief: Iran in economic war with enemy

    TEHRAN – Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) Mohammad Ali Jafari on Tuesday highlighted reasons behind financial problems facing the country, saying the Islamic Republic is in an economic war with the enemy.

  • IRGC inaugurates 5,400 projects in underprivileged areas 2019-01-15 20:51

    IRGC inaugurates 5,400 projects in underprivileged areas

    TEHRAN — The Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) inaugurated some 5,400 projects implemented in underprivileged areas across the country, IRIB reported on Tuesday. 

  • jafari 2018-12-29 00:08

    U.S. does not dare to consider military option against Iran: IRGC chief

    TEHRAN – Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) Mohammad Ali Jafari said on Thursday that Iran has reached a degree of power that the U.S. does not dare to consider military option against it.

  • drills 2018-12-22 20:03

    General Pakpour says Iran’s ‘operational doctrine is offensive’

    IRGC holds military drills in Persian Gulf

    TEHRAN - The Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) held on Saturday military drills in the general region of the Persian Gulf, displaying the defensive and deterrent power of Iran.

  • jafari 2018-12-11 22:27

    Pressure on Iran has backfired: IRGC chief

    TEHRAN - Chief of the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) Mohammad Ali Jafari said on Tuesday that Iran has disappointed the enemies who have been working relentlessly to exert pressure on the Islamic Republic.

  • Jafari: ‘Tough response’ awaits abductors of Iranian forces 2018-11-16 20:49

    Iran’s response to Saudis will be ‘covert but painful’: IRGC

    TEHRAN – The chief of the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) has threatened the Saudi regime’s empty and hostile remarks against Iran will not go unanswered, noting that Tehran’s reaction will be “covert but painful”.

  • Five of abducted Iranian forces freed in Pakistan 2018-11-16 14:17

    Five of Iran’s abducted border guards freed

    TEHRAN – The commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC), has said that five of the 12 Iranian border guards, who were kidnapped last month by Pakistan-based terrorists, have been freed.

  • Anniversary of U.S. embassy takeover in photos 2018-11-04 12:38

    IRGC chief to Trump: Never threaten Iran

    #DownWithUSA

    TEHRAN – Iranians on Sunday held a large gathering outside the former U.S. embassy in Tehran to cherish the memory of the capture of the “den of spies” in 1979, as the late Imam Khomeini called it back then.

  • Jafari: ‘Tough response’ awaits abductors of Iranian forces 2018-10-17 20:50

    Jafari: ‘Tough response’ awaits abductors of Iranian forces

    TEHRAN – Chief of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) on Wednesday vowed a “tough response” against the terrorists who abducted a number of Iranian border guards near the Pakistani border on Monday night.

  • Iran able to defend West Asia under 12 minutes: IRGC 2018-10-12 18:32

    Iran able to defend West Asia under 12 minutes: IRGC

    TEHRAN – Chief of the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) Mohammad Ali Jafari said on Friday that the Islamic Republic enjoys the military power to defend West Asia in less than 12 minutes.

  • jafari 2018-10-08 20:22

    Despite plots Iran’s security is exemplary: IRGC chief

    TEHRAN - Chief of the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps Mohammad Ali Jafari said on Monday that in spite of enemies’ plots, Iran’s security is exemplary.

  • jafari 2018-10-07 20:46

    IRGC-govt. mutual trust has brought many achievements: IRGC chief

    TEHRAN - Chief of the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps Mohammad Ali Jafari said on Sunday that mutual trust between the IRGC and government has brought many achievements to the Islamic Republic system.

  • jafari 2018-09-29 19:37

    “Guards of revolution’ will come hard on enemies like thunder: IRGC chief

    TEHRAN – The Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) chief Mohammad Ali Jafari issued a statement on Saturday warning that the “guards of the revolution” are determined to come on enemies like a “destructive thunder” to take revenge of the organizers of the September 22 terrorist attack in Ahvaz.

  • IRGC chief censures Trump for ‘cheap remarks’ 2018-09-26 21:13

    IRGC chief censures Trump for ‘cheap remarks’

    TEHRAN – Chief of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) on Wednesday censured U.S. President Donald Trump for his “cheap comments” against Iran at the UN General Assembly, saying the current approach leads to more U.S. isolation.

  • Mohammad Ali Jafari 2018-09-14 12:36

    Missile strike on terrorists sends message to enemies: IRGC chief

    The chief commander of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) says the recent retaliatory missile strike against the terrorists based in Iraq’s semi-autonomous Kurdistan region sends a “meaningful” message to the enemies, who imagine they can bully Iran.

  • jafari 2018-08-26 21:05

    All are working to overcome problems: IRGC chief

    TEHRAN - Chief of the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps Mohammad said on Sunday that threatening Iran to military war will just harm the enemies.

  • jafari 2018-08-01 20:53

    You will take your wish for talks with Iran to grave: IRGC chief to Trump

    TEHRAN - Chief of the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) Mohammad Ali Jafari said on Tuesday that the U.S. officials, including President Donald Trump, will take the wish for negotiation with Iran to the “grave”.

  • 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.