Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) on Friday published a video of their operations against Kurdish opposition parties in the borders areas between Iraqi Kurdistan Region and Iranian Kurdistan in the past few days.
The US Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) imposed on Wednesday new sanctions against Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps-Qods Force financial conduit, South Wealth Resource Company (SWRC) based in Iraq.
Saudi Arabia’s king Salman has raised his concern on Saturday over pro-Iranian groups who attacked Saudi oil facilities last month, calling it a real threat to the global oil supplies and regional security, Reuters reported.
Qassem Soleimani, commander of Quds force from Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) has reportedly visited Iraq last week after US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo warned Iran-backed militia groups on any possible act against US forces in Iraq.
Instagram, Facebook and Twitter accounts of Iranian commanders including Major General Qassem Soleimani from Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps have been blocked on Tuesday after US designation of the organization as a terrorist group.
The Syrian government is facing a severe shortage of gas as the country has not received oil from Iran since October due to sanctions that were placed on Tehran by the United States.
The Islamic Republic of Iran has deployed a number of pro-Iranian Iraqi militias of Hashd al-Shaabi, aimed at suppressing protesters in Ahvaz, confidential sources confirmed to Avatoday on Saturday.
The United Arab Emirates has called upon international community to restrict Iran’s interventionist behavior in the Middle East, adding instability and crisis to the existing problems, Emirate News Agency reported on Wednesday.
Tensions raised up between Tehran and Jerusalem as Israeli military confirmed in an unusual statement on Monday it attacked Iranian Revolutionary Guards in Syria, AP reported.
Israeli Ambassador to UN, Danny Danon, urged the Security Council to stop Iran’s missile threat, Israel National News reported on Sunday.