Why do the Canadian Liberals not designate the IRGC as a terrorist organization?
Are we talking individuals here? Because the Canadian government is lead by "liberals" and they do recognize IRGC as a terrorist Organization.
October 7, 2022, Canada announced it intends to pursue a terrorist designation for the IRGC under its Immigration and Refugee Protection Act.
Canada barring entry to IRGC members in new Iran sanctions push
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has announced plans to bar about 10,000 members of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) from entering Canada, as international pressure on Tehran builds amid ongoing anti-government protests.
During a news conference on Friday, Trudeau said the top 50 percent of the IRGC’s leadership would get lifetime entry bans under new penalties imposed through Canada’s Immigration and Refugee Protection Act.
Canada Amends Iranian Sanctions Regulations: 6 Individuals Targeted
Sept 20, 2023
Other individuals listed include the senior commander of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) in Iran’s Kurdish provinces and the head of the Iranian Parliament’s national security and affairs committee. These sanctions are imposed in coordination with the European Union, the United Kingdom and the United States.
The IRGC is currently sanctioned under Canada's Special Economic Measures Act (SEMA).
- 36 IRGC Air Force (and IRGC Air Force Missile Command)
- 37 IRGC Logistics and Procurement
- 38 IRGC Missile Command
- 39 IRGC Navy
- 136 Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (also known as IRGC, Army of the - Guardians of the Islamic Revolution, Iranian Revolutionary Guards, IRG and Sepah-e Pasdaran-e Enghelab-e Eslami)
- The Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps’ (IRGC) Cyber Defense Command