US, UK Will "Regret" Seizing Tanker Off Gibraltar: Iran Revolutionary Guards
Thursday, July 11, 2019, 7:27 PM
Britain and the United States will regret detaining an Iranian oil tanker, a deputy commander of Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards said on Thursday, according to the Tasnim news agency. Last week, British Royal Marines boarded an Iranian tanker, the Grace 1, off Gibraltar and seized it on suspicion that it was breaking EU sanctions by taking oil to Syria.
US Is "Leader Of World Terrorism", Says Iran President Hassan Rouhani
Tuesday, April 9, 2019, 6:18 PM
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said that US was the real "leader of world terrorism" after Washington blacklisted Iran's Revolutionary Guards as a "foreign terrorist organisation". "Who are you to label revolutionary institutions as terrorists?" Rouhani asked in a speech broadcast live by state-television. "You want to use terrorist groups as tools against the nations of the region... you are the leader of world terrorism.
US To Declare Iran's Revolutionary Guards As Terrorist Group: Report
Saturday, April 6, 2019, 7:14 AM
The United States will designate Iran's Revolutionary Guards as a terrorist organization, an unprecedented move that would ramp up pressure on the elite force, The Wall Street Journal reported on Friday. The newspaper, quoting unnamed officials, said President Donald Trump's administration would announce the long-mulled decision as soon as Monday and that concerned defense officials were bracing for the impact.