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What does IRGC stand for?

IRGC stands for Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (Iran)

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  • Military and Government

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Pentagon officials said military options being prepared start with providing aerial refueling for Israeli planes and attacking the pillars of the clerical regime such as the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps and its elite Qods Force, regular Iranian military bases and the Ministry of Intelligence and Security.
Yet Iraqi and other Arab Gulf oil export officials are concerned that an accident or a provocation by Tehran's ruling Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) could cause a devastating war.
Iraq's Ja'fari Shi'ites are getting more apprehensive of the prospect that the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), now the de facto ruler of Iran, trying to replace the Islamic Republic with an "Islamic Imamate" and make this a universal entity to seek a spread of its authority to the rest of the Muslim world.