Yahya Rahim Safavi
Major General Yahya Rahim Safavi is Commander of Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC). Safavi was listed in the December 12, 2006 UN Security Council Resolution 1737, asking that his assetsbe frozen because of alleged involvements in Iranian nuclear and ballistic missile programmes.
- "More than 190,000 members of American forces are scattered in Afghanistan and Iraq. If the U.S. carries out its threats against Iran, they must know that all these forces will be within our reach..."The U.S. and the Zionist regime (Israel) do not have the power to confront us and we will hand them bone-breaking blows...Iraq is getting more unsafe everyday for America anyway." Source: n.a. "Iran Will Target U.S. Forces If Attacked." Aljazeera.com. January 3, 2007.New Report
- "The events of September 11 were ordered by U.S. officials and Mossad so that they could carry out their strategy of pre-emption and warmongering and unipolarisation in order to dominate the Middle East...The geographic heart of the Islamic world is in Mecca and Medina. But, the political heart of the Islamic world is in the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei is the flag-bearer of the front of Islamic awakening and the fronts of the awakening of third world nations." September 5, 2006 statement to other Iranian miltiary elites reported by the state-run news agency ISNA. Source: Iran Says US and Israel Ordered 9/11 Attacks