baseej

baseej

(bæˈsiːdʒ)
pl n
Iranian volunteer militia
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Mohammad Hassan Baseej, a doctor at the local hospital, said 33 people were admitted with injuries after the attack.
Many volunteered to serve in the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) and the Baseej forces, and, at a time when most young middle-class Iranians clamored to avoid compulsory military service, a number of them achieved national renown for their heroics in the war against Iraq.
Addressing the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps and Baseej Mustafadin (Mobilisation of the Dispossessed) officers, he referred to his "dream" of a recurring image of U.
Traditional forms of community organizations, such as charities, co-operatives, boneh and vahrah--and more recent structures, formed after the Islamic revolution, such as foundations, Baseej, etc.
But in the final analysis, the green movement or any of its reincarnations are as much a part of the Islamic Republic, as the supreme leader, the Baseej, the Revolutionary Guards and President Ahmadinezhad.