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US warns of serious consequences to crew of Iranian oil tanker for assisting terrorist organisation

The US cautioned that the crewmembers of vessels assisting the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) may be ineligible for visas or admission to the US under the terrorism-related inadmissibility grounds.

Aug 16, 2019, 11:57 AM IST

In tit-for-tat move, Iran designates US military forces as 'terrorist organisation'

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has said that a country which is the leader of world terrorism has no right to pass judgements on terrorism itself.

Apr 09, 2019, 17:11 PM IST

Iran fires two missiles marked with 'Israel must be wiped out'

Iran`s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) on Wednesday successfully test-fired two ballistic missiles in line with the country`s defence doctrine.

Mar 09, 2016, 13:00 PM IST

Iran frees U.S. sailors with start of nuclear deal in sight

Iran freed 10 U.S. sailors on Wednesday, a day after detaining them aboard two U.S. Navy patrol boats in the Gulf, bringing a swift end to an incident that had rattled nerves just before the expected implementation of a landmark nuclear accord.

Jan 14, 2016, 06:15 AM IST

Iran`s IRGC to stage military drills next week

Basij militia force of Iran`s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) will stage two-day drills next week, a senior military commander said Saturday.

Feb 16, 2014, 00:38 AM IST

US slaps additional sanctions against Iran`s IRGC

US on Wednesday slapped additional
sanctions on Iran`s IRGC
by announcing to freeze assets of an individual and four
companies affiliated by designating them as "proliferators of
weapons of mass destruction."

Feb 11, 2010, 00:01 AM IST