The IRGC has described how Riyadh is trying to divert attention from the case Casucci

© AP Photo / Lefteris PitarakisНа the territory of the Consulate of Saudi Arabia in Istanbul, Turkey. 19 Oct 2018The IRGC has described how Riyadh is trying to divert attention from the case Casucci© AP Photo / Lefteris Pitarakis

Introduction Saudi Arabia and Bahrain, the Iranian Islamic revolutionary guard Corps (IRGC) in the list of organizations supporting terrorism, is an attempt to divert public attention from the murder of a Saudi journalist Jamal Casucci, said Deputy head of the IRGC bets Ismail Kowsari.

Earlier, the Arabic television channel «al Arabiya», citing a joint statement by Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and the UAE announced that the country decided to make the IRGC to the list of organizations supporting terrorism, «promoting subversive activities of Iran.» In the terrorist list of four names and got special forces commander of the revolutionary guards Qassem Soleimani.

«Saudi Arabia is bogged down in a swamp from which it cannot easily escape, so they try to find a way, acting this way», — quotes the words Kowsari edition Mehr. «Saudi Arabia is trying to divert public attention in the region and the world from the case with Jamal Casucci,» added Kosari.

Saudi journalist Jamal Casucci, who was a columnist for the American newspaper the Washington Post and 2017 were living in the United States, went missing in Turkey on 2 October after he entered the building of the Consulate General of Saudi Arabia in Istanbul. State media in Saudi Arabia on the night of October 20 issued a message of the Prosecutor General of the country that, according to preliminary data, Casucci dead, his demise brought a quarrel with employees of the Consulate. In this case was arrested 18 Saudi nationals and removed from office the chief AIDS of the crown Prince, Deputy head of the General intelligence service, Ahmed Asiri, and Advisor to the Royal office of Saud al-Qahtani.

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