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it's also not Iran has threatened to but the US military on its terror list if Washington designates the Iranian it lead to revolutionary guards corps are the I. R. G. C. S. terrorists , the warning posted on Twitter by a senior Iranian lawmakers Saturday follows reports that the US is expected to designate the revolutionary guards a foreign terrorist organization perhaps as early as Monday Washington has already blacklisted dozens of entities and people for affiliations with the I. R. G. C. but not the organization as a whole set up in nineteen seventy nine the I. R. G. C. is Iran's most powerful security organization with an estimated hundred and twenty five thousand strong military with the army navy and Air units all answering to Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei critics say the new initiative against the I. R. G. C. would endanger US troops in places like Iraq Iran a line Shiite militia are located in close proximity with US soldiers relations are already strained between Iran and the US after the trump administration pulled out of a two thousand fifteen nuclear deal last year and to reimpose sanctions that have crippled Iraq's economy