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IRGC General Dismisses Turkish Claim of PKK Presence in Iran

IRGC General Dismisses Turkish Claim of PKK Presence in Iran

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Ground Force dismissed the groundless claim made by Turkish officials that the PKK terrorists are on Iranian soil near the common border. - Politics news - Speaking to reporters on the sidelines of a visit to military bases in northwestern Iran on Saturday, Brigadier General Mohammad Pakpour denied as...

IRGC Chief Hails Dispatch of Oil Tankers to Venezuela as Display of Might

IRGC Chief Hails Dispatch of Oil Tankers to Venezuela as Display of Might

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Major General Hossein Salami said Iran has exhibited its power by sending oil tankers to Venezuela. - Politics news - In comments at a military gathering in Tehran on Wednesday, Major General Salami said the greatest exhibition of Iran’s power took place recently when the country “imposed its will”...

Venezuela-Bound Oil Tankers Tracked by Iranian Satellite: IRGC General

Venezuela-Bound Oil Tankers Tracked by Iranian Satellite: IRGC General

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps Aerospace Force Space Division said the homegrown ‘Noor’ (light) satellite that was launched into space in April is fully operational and has been used to track the oil tankers that recently carried fuel to Venezuela. - Politics news - In an exclusive interview with Press Shia Agency, Brigadier General Ali...

IRGC Aerospace Force Ready to Help Iranian Carmakers: Commander

IRGC Aerospace Force Ready to Help Iranian Carmakers: Commander

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps Aerospace Force said his forces can offer advanced technologies to the Iranian automakers without any limitation. - Economy news - In comments during a visit to a factory of Iranian carmaker Iran Khodro, Brigadier General Amir Ali Hajizadeh said the IRGC Aerospace Force has a “technological industry” and is...

Iran’s Maritime Power ‘Unknown’ to Others: IRGC Chief

Iran’s Maritime Power ‘Unknown’ to Others: IRGC Chief

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps Major General Hossein Salami warned enemies against any military adventurism targeting Iran, stressing that a major part of the Islamic Republic’s maritime power is “unknown” to others. - Defense news - “The Islamic Republic has (strong) determination and will not bow down to enemies. We will never...

112 Missile Boats Delivered to IRGC Navy

112 Missile Boats Delivered to IRGC Navy

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Navy took delivery of 112 missile boats in a ceremony in the southern Iranian port city of Bandar Abbas on Thursday morning. - Defense news - IRGC Commander Major General Hossein Salami, Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami, and IRCG Navy Commander Rear Admiral Ali Reza Tangsiri were among the officials and...

Era of US Presence in Region Ending: Top IRGC Figure

Era of US Presence in Region Ending: Top IRGC Figure

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - A deputy commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) slammed the US for holding military drills in the Persian Gulf, saying the era of US military presence in the region is nearing its end. - Defense news - Speaking to Press Shia Agency on Monday, IRGC commander’s political deputy, General Yadollah Javani, said if Americans are after regional...

IRGC General: Iran At highest Level of Defense Readiness

IRGC General: Iran At highest Level of Defense Readiness

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Aerospace Force said Iran has reached the highest level of military preparedness for defense. - Politics news - “We are currently at the highest level of defense readiness after victory of the Islamic Revolution,” Brigadier General Amir Ali Hajizadeh told IRIB, saying people of Iran may rest assured that the...

Liberation of Holy Al-Quds Imminent: IRGC

Liberation of Holy Al-Quds Imminent: IRGC

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) said Israel’s scheme to annex parts of the occupied West Bank will hasten the death of the Zionist regime, adding that it is evidence that the liberation of Holy al-Quds (Jerusalem) is imminent. - Politics news - In a statement on Thursday ahead of the International Quds Day, the IRGC condemned the Israeli regime’s...

IRGC Forces Kill 2 Terrorists West of Iran

IRGC Forces Kill 2 Terrorists West of Iran

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps’ (IRGC) forces attacked a team of terrorists in Iran’s western province of Kurdistan, killing two of them and injuring a number of others. - Politics news - The public relations department of Hamzeh Sayyid al-Shohada Base of the IRGC Ground Force said in a statement that the armed clash happened at 2:40 PM local time on...