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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