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Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) Qods Force

Terrorism · Sanctioned entity
Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) Qods Force is subject to sanctions. See the individual program listings below.
Other nameAl Qods · IRGC QF · IRGC-QF · IRGC-Quds Force · ISLAMIC REVOLUTIONARY GUARD CORPS-QODS FORCE · 22 more...[sources]
Legal formMilitary[sources]
CountryIran · Syria[sources]
Statusnot available[sources]
AddressTehran · Tehran, Iran[sources]
Source ·[sources]
Created at[sources]
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Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) provincial corps operating in Gilan province

Australian Sanctions Consolidated List,

Corrigendum 267/2012 (OJ L88) [corr. 04/12/2012-2]

Belgian Financial Sanctions,

The Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps' Qods Force is the clandestine branch of Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) responsible for extraterritorial operations, and for exporting the Iranian Revolution through activities such as facilitating terrorist operations. The Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps' Qods Force provides arms, funding and paramilitary training to extremist groups, including the Taliban, Lebanese Hizballah, Hamas, Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) and the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine-General Command (PFLP-GC).

Canadian Listed Terrorist Entities,

The Qods (or Quds) Force is a specialist arm of the Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC). The Qods Force is involved in providing equipment and support to help the Syrian regime suppress protests in Syria. The Qods Force has provided technical assistance, equipment and support to the Syrian security services to repress civilian protest movements.

Swiss SECO Sanctions/Embargoes,

Corrigendum 267/2012 (OJ L88) [corr. 04/12/2012-2]

EU Financial Sanctions Files (FSF),

Listed under the Iran (Nuclear) and Syria sanctions regimes. Names of Director: Qasem Soleimani (designated 23 June 2011). Ultimate beneficial owner: Iranian Advisory Mission to Syria.

UK HMT/OFSI Consolidated List of Targets,


Data sources

EU Financial Sanctions Files (FSF)6,061

As part of the Common Foreign Security Policy the European Union publishes a sanctions list that is implemented by all member states.

European Union · European External Action Service

US OFAC Specially Designated Nationals (SDN) List29,144

The primary United States' sanctions list, specially designated nationals (SDN) part.

United States · Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC)

Swiss SECO Sanctions/Embargoes8,008

Switzerland manages a sanctions lists with a high degree of detail on the individuals that are subject to it's embargoes

Switzerland · State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO)

Australian Sanctions Consolidated List4,093

The Consolidated List is a list of all persons and entities who are subject to targeted financial sanctions under Australian sanctions law

Australia · Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT)

Israel Terrorists Organizations and Unauthorized Associations lists855

Terrorist organizations and individuals as designated by the Israeli government

Israel · National Bureau for Counter Terror Financing

US Trade Consolidated Screening List (CSL)18,943

The Consolidated Screening List (CSL) is a list of parties for which the United States Government maintains restrictions on certain exports, reexports, or transfers of items.

United States · Department of the Commerce - International Trade Administration

UK FCDO Sanctions List4,430

UK sanctions collated by the Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office

United Kingdom · Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office (FCDO)

UK HMT/OFSI Consolidated List of Targets5,929

The United Kingom's consolidated international sanctions list.

United Kingdom · Office of Financial Sanctions Implementation

Belgian Financial Sanctions6,321

Belgium extends the European FSF sanctions list on the basis of a national terrorist list, issued by the National Security Council

Belgium · Federal Public Service Finance

Canadian Listed Terrorist Entities77

The Canadian governments own list of people and organizations associated with terrorism

Canada · Public Safety Canada

Source data IDs: eu-fsf-eu-2078-17 · ca-lte-35-islamic-revolutionary-guard-corps-qods-force · il-nbctf-08d29baab1cd003043447c1640612c47598baea5 · gb-hmt-11241 · ofac-10465 · gb-fcdo-inu0082 · au-dfat-7518-quds-corps · au-dfat-1217-irgc-qods-force · ch-seco-12378 · au-dfat-2352-iranian-revolutionary-guard-corps-qods-force

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