Published: 09:56, June 20, 2024 | Updated: 10:42, June 20, 2024
Canada declares Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps 'terrorist entity'
By Xinhua
Newly sworn in Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs, Infrastructure and Communities Dominic LeBlanc speaks during a press conference in Ottawa, Canada, on October 26, 2021. (PHOTO / AFP)

OTTAWA - Canada on Wednesday declared Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), a branch of the Iranian Armed Forces, as a "terrorist entity".

Canadian Public Safety Minister Dominic LeBlanc made the announcement Wednesday afternoon, saying that Canada will "use all of the tools at its disposal" to combat the IRGC's activity in Canada.