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Iranian Armed Forces warns Canada over anti-Iran motion

Iranian Armed Forces warns Canada over anti-Iran motion

TEHRAN, Jun. 14 (Press Shia Agency) – A senior spokesman for Iranian Armed Forces warned Thu. that sinister plots aimed at undermining Iran’s defense power will face harsh response, referring to a Canadian motion that has blacklisted the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps.Brigadier General Abolgazl Shekarchi, a senior spokesman for the Iranian Armed Forces, said the “provocative”...

IRGC breaks terror cell crossing border in NW Iran

IRGC breaks terror cell crossing border in NW Iran

TEHRAN, Jun. 09 (Press Shia Agency) – Hamzeh Seyyedoshohada HQ of the IRGC announced that a successful operation in northwestern Iran ended up with total destruction of a terrorist plot intending to enter Iran for conducting terrorist attacks.All members of a terrorist cell intending to enter Iran from the border-lines shared with Iraq, were killed and injured by Hamzeh Seyyedoshohada HQ of the...

IRGC invites nations to take part in Quds Day rallies

IRGC invites nations to take part in Quds Day rallies

TEHRAN, Jun. 07 (Press Shia Agency) – The Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) has issued a statement calling on everyone to take part in tomorrow’s Quds Day rallies, saying institutionalized Resistance thinking is the soft power of the Islamic Ummah. “Thirty none years after the naming the last Friday of the holy month of Ramadan as International Quds Day at the decisive and...

US, Israel cannot materialize their military threats against Iran

US, Israel cannot materialize their military threats against Iran

TEHRAN, Jun. 06 (Press Shia) – Political deputy of the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Crops (IRGC) Brigadier General Yadollah Jawani says the United States and Israel are waging a campaign of psychological warfare against Iran as they cannot militarily attack Iran.“Western countries, particularly Americans and Zionists, have been trying for years to use threats against the Islamic Republic of...

IRGC comdr rejects claims of Iran forces withdrawal from Syria

IRGC comdr rejects claims of Iran forces withdrawal from Syria

TEHRAN, Jun. 04 (Press Shia) – Brigadier General Massoud Jazayeri dismissed rumors that Iran forces are withdrawing from Syria, highlighting that Iran is in Syria upon the request of Damascus government.He made the remarks after rumors spread by Israeli media saying that Iran and Hezbollah forces have started to withdraw from Syria. Despite the forces of the United States, Iran’s forces are...

Deputy Basij comdr reiterates vow to raze Israel

Deputy Basij comdr reiterates vow to raze Israel

TEHRAN, Jun. 03 (Press Shia Agency) – Deputy Commander of Basij Brigadier General Mohammad Hossein Sepehr, pointing to Leader of Islamic Revolution's last year speech saying 'Israel will not exist in 25 years.' reiterated vow to destroy Israeli regime. Sepehr made the remark in a conference in Tehran held to commemorate Iranian athletes who refused to compete against Israeli opponents. ...

Iran not concerned about other countries' relations with US

Iran not concerned about other countries' relations with US

TEHRAN, May 29 (Press Shia Agency) – Secretary of Iran's Expediency Council Mohsen Rezaei said Tue. in a meeting with Switzerland ambassador that the relations of other countries in the region with the United States do not concern Iran.“We chant slogans like ‘Death to America’, but we do not prevent any country in the region from having relations with the United States. The Iraqi...

No one can force Iran to quit missile program under sanctions

No one can force Iran to quit missile program under sanctions

TEHRAN, May 29 (Press Shia Agency) – The deputy commander of Iran’s Revolutionary Guards (IRGC) Hossein Salami said Mon. Iran will never give up its missiles, adding Iran real power originates in Islam.“They think Iran should stop its missile development, but when they see they cannot force us to quit, they want us to destroy our weapons ourselves,” Salami said in a ceremony at Imam...

IRGC protection corps foiled 15 hijack attempts since 84

IRGC protection corps foiled 15 hijack attempts since 84

TEHRAN, May 05 (Press Shia) – Commander of IRGC's Ansar-ol-Mahdi Corps, responsible for protection of senior Iranian officials, said the Corps have thwarted 15 aircraft hijack attempts since 1984.General Ali Nasiri, commander of IRGC's Ansar-ol-Mahdi Corps, made the remark in a press conference held Sat. on the occasion of the anniversary of Imam Khomeini’s order that put...

US seeks to create “security dilemma” in West Asia

US seeks to create “security dilemma” in West Asia

TEHRAN, Apr. 30 (Press Shia Agency) – In reaction to US secretary of state's recent trip to the region, IRGC deputy commander said the US strategy is creating a “security dilemma” in line with its desire for domination over the Arab countries.Brigadier General Hossein Salami made the remarks on the sidelines of the Persian Gulf National Day which was held at Supreme National Defense...