IRGC Research and Self Sufficiency Jehad Organization (RSSJO)

Status:
Top Alert – Entity designated / sanctioned for terror, WMD and human rights violation

Also Known As:
ISLAMIC REVOLUTIONARY GUARD CORPS RESEARCH AND SELF-SUFFICIENCY JIHAD ORGANIZATION;
ISLAMIC REVOLUTIONARY GUARD CORPS SELF-SUFFICIENCY JEHAD ORGANIZATION;

Involved In:
Missile Weapon Program

Country:
Iran

Reason for the color:
» U.S. Department of State designated two entities pursuant to E.O. 13382 for engaging, or attempting to engage, in activities or transactions that have materially contributed to, or pose a risk of materially contributing to, the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction or their means of delivery. The State Department designated the IRGC Research and Self Sufficiency Jehad Organization (RSSJO), which is involved in Iranian ballistic missile research and flight test launches;
» Added to the Specially Designated Nationals (SDN ) list maintained by the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) on 07/18/2017 pursuant to Executive Order (E.O.) 13382, which targets proliferators of weapons of mass destruction and their means of delivery and supporters of such activity;

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