The Regime's Shadow Warriors Revolutionary Guards Keep Stranglehold on Iran

Iran's Revolutionary Guards, also known as the Pasdaran, are the regime's most important source of support. The powerful militia organization puts down street protests, spies on opposition members and controls the nuclear program. They are also the target of planned new United Nations sanctions.
Von Dieter Bednarz und Erich Follath
Photo Gallery: Targeting the Revolutionary Guards
Foto: BEHROUZ MEHRI/ AFP
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Photo Gallery: Targeting the Revolutionary Guards

Photo Gallery: Targeting the Revolutionary Guards
Foto: BEHROUZ MEHRI/ AFP
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Photo Gallery: Targeting the Revolutionary Guards

Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan