List of senior officers of the Islamic Revolutionary Guards

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Army of the Guardians of
the Islamic Revolution


Supreme Leader of Iran
Senior officers
Military Branches
Aerospace Force
Ground Force
Quds Force
Intelligence agencies
Intelligence Organization
Intelligence Protection Organization
Ranks insignia
Imam Hossein University
Baqiyatallah University

The following individuals have been identified as senior officers (currently or in the past) of Army of the Guardians of the Islamic Revolution, an agency of the government of Iran.


These people commanded the organization at one point in their careers:

(in chronological order)

Other senior officials[edit]

These people have been identified as senior members of the organization, either at present or at some point in the past:

(in alphabetical order)


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