TITLE

HOW REVOLUTIONARY ARE THE REVOLUTIONARY GUARDS?

PUB. DATE
April 2010
SOURCE
Newsweek;4/12/2010, Vol. 155 Issue 15, p56
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), established by Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini after he gained power in 1979. Topics discussed include the prevalence of former IRGC members in Iran's government, investments held by the IRGC, the IRGC's mission, and the weaponry it has control over.
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48983408

 

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