Register Now

Login

Lost Password

Lost your password? Please enter your email address. You will receive a link and will create a new password via email.

Add post

You must login to add post .

Add question

You must login to ask question.

Login

Register Now

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit.Morbi adipiscing gravdio, sit amet suscipit risus ultrices eu.Fusce viverra neque at purus laoreet consequa.Vivamus vulputate posuere nisl quis consequat.

US to Designate Iran’s Revolutionary Guards a Foreign Terrorist Group – GK Dose

US to Designate Iran’s Revolutionary Guards a Foreign Terrorist Group – GK Dose

President Trump Administration of US has announced its intent to designate the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) and its Quds Force, as a foreign terrorist organisation (FTO) in accordance with Section 219 of the Immigration and Nationality Act. The designation is expected to take effect from April 15.

The designation as FTO will impose sweeping economic and travel sanctions on the IRGC and on organisations, companies, and individuals that have links to it.

IRGC and Quds Force

IRGC is an ideologically-driven branch of the armed forces of Iran set up in 1979 after Ayatollah Khomeini’s Islamic Revolution to protect the newly established Islamic system from hostile foreign powers and internal dissensions. Quds Force or Qods Corps is an elite wing of the IRGC.

Foreign Terrorist Organisation (FTO)

Under Section 219 of the United States Immigration and Nationality Act, the Secretary of State is authorised to designate an organization as a foreign terrorist organization. If the Secretary finds that

  • The organization is a foreign organization.
  • The organization engages in terrorist activity or terrorism.
  • Threatens the security of United States nationals or the national security of the United States.

The designation of IRGC as an FTO highlights that IRGC is an outlaw regime that uses terrorism as a key tool of statecraft.

About JAYANT SRIVASTAVA

Hello Everyone, Am happy to start this project which is Completely a free service. Though am not a mentor, Am just doing this for my self satisfaction and for supporting the Financially Backward. I think you all understand my intention in creating this and ultimate purpose of this blog is providing free material for the needy people. Coming to UPSC Preparation, people created assumptions like UPSC is the toughest exam and You can’t clear it unless you join a coaching. By this false statements economically backward Students are dropping their aspirations even before they start. To wipe out all those assumptions, I have started this. Here, all materials which are important for clearing UPSC will be shared for free of cost, yes this is completely free and we are doing this to serve the poor who can’t afford the coaching institutions. Join us on Telegram also...

Follow Me

Leave a reply

Captcha Click on image to update the captcha .