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JCPOA institutionalized sanctions against Iran: IRGC cmdr.

JCPOA institutionalized sanctions against Iran: IRGC cmdr.

TEHRAN, May 13 (Press Shia Agency) – Commander-in-Chief of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) says that the nuclear deal has paved the way for institutionalizing the sanctions against Iran’s economy.“Long negotiations led to the signing of the JCPOA, but instead of putting an end to the sanctions, it has resulted in institutionalizing them,” Major General Mohammad...

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...

Army, IRGC stage 1st joint military parade since 1979

Army, IRGC stage 1st joint military parade since 1979

TEHRAN, Apr. 29 (Press Shia) – Brigadier General Alireza Sabbahifard, the Deputy Commander of Khatam al-Anbia Air Defense Base said on Sunday that it was for the first time that the IRGC and the Army units staged a joint parade on the National Day of Army on last Wednesday.“The Army of the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Khatam al-Anbia Air Defense Base showcased a small part of capabilities...

Iran’s supports for Syria based on friendship: Rezaei

Iran’s supports for Syria based on friendship: Rezaei

TEHRAN, Apr. 21 (Press Shia Agency) – Secretary of Expediency Council Mohsen Rezaei said on Saturday in Tehran that all helps provided by the Islamic Republic of Iran to Syria were based on friendly ties between the two countries.“All the helps that the Islamic Republic of Iran offered to Syria were because of friendly ties between the two countries and it proved that the Islamic Republic of...

IRGC foils domestic, foreign plots since 1979: statement

IRGC foils domestic, foreign plots since 1979: statement

TEHRAN, Apr. 18 (Press Shia) – The General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Islamic Republic of Iran issued a statement on Wednesday marking the anniversary of the founding of the IRGC in 1979.“The pure tree of the IRGC has developed and spread Basij in the country and has always foiled the diverse plots of different domestic and foreign enemies of the Islamic Revolution,” reads a statement...

IRGC chief hails Army’s defensive capabilities

IRGC chief hails Army’s defensive capabilities

TEHRAN, Apr. 17 (Press Shia Agency) – Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari, the Commander-in-Chief of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) forwarded a message to Major General Abdolrahim Mousavi, the Commander-in-Chief of the Islamic Republic of Iran’s Army extending greetings on the Iranian National Army Day.“National Army Day is the day demonstrating and materializing honor and...

IRGC vows to spare no efforts to help Palestinians

IRGC vows to spare no efforts to help Palestinians

TEHRAN, Mar. 31 (Press Shia Agency) – In reaction to Israeli regime’s brutal attacks on Palestinians protesters yesterday, Iran’s IRGC forces have issued a statement vowing to spare no efforts to help Palestinians achieve their rights. In the statement issued today, the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) has strongly condemned the Zionist regime’s attacks against the Palestinians...

Suicide bombers stopped by IRGC in E Iran

Suicide bombers stopped by IRGC in E Iran

TEHRAN, Mar. 12 (Press Shia) – A suicide vehicle bomber with two terrorists inside was stopped by Iranian forces on Monday according to the Public Relations Department of the Quds HQ of IRGC's Ground Forces.According to a communique issued on Monday by the Public Relations Department of the Quds HQ of IRGC's Ground Forces a suicide vehicle bomber with two terrorists inside was destroyed while...

Regional communities deeply indebted to Islamic Revolution

Regional communities deeply indebted to Islamic Revolution

TEHRAN, Mar. 03 (Press Shia Agency) – Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari, the Commander-in-Chief of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) hailed the influence of the Islamic Revolution of 1979 on the Middle East.“The regional communities are deeply indebted to the Islamic Revolution and to its achievements in the holy defense and in the war against arrogant superpowers,” said Major...

Iran to flatten Tel Aviv if Israel try invasion: former IRGC cmdr.

Iran to flatten Tel Aviv if Israel try invasion: former IRGC cmdr.

TEHRAN, Feb. 19 (Press Shia) – The former Commander-in-Chief of IRGC Major General Rezaie threatened Israeli PM Netanyahu to not even find the time to escape if Israeli try invading Iran.“If Israelis decide to do anything against Iran, we won’t let them even to escape and we will flatten Tel Aviv,” said Secretary of Iran's Expediency Council Mohsen Rezaei on Monday. The former...