Leader Honors IRGC Commanders

Leader Honors IRGC CommandersLeader Honors IRGC Commanders

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei on Sunday awarded the staff of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps who last month seized trespassing US sailors with the Order of Conquest, according to the Leader's official website. The medal was granted to IRGC Naval Force Commander Ali Fadavi and four other commanders involved in the Jan. 13 seizure of the 10 US marines aboard two US Navy patrol boats in the Persian Gulf for violating Iran's territorial waters. They were released the next day.