Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) has established the central command center tasked with protecting the country’s nuclear facilities.

Iran PressIran News: The founding of the center was officially confirmed for the first time in a report on Monday, announcing the arrest of a team planning sabotage acts at the Fordow Nuclear Facility. 

The team, appointed by the Israeli spy agency Mossad, was arrested by the IRGC’s Intelligence Organization and Nuclear Command Center. 

Earlier this year and following several acts of sabotage at Iran’s nuclear facilities, Head of the Passive Defense Organization Brigadier General Gholamreza Jalali announced that a command center for nuclear defense and security would be formed.

Brigadier General Jalali said that the formation of such a center would help eliminate all previous faults and weaknesses, making the whole system invulnerable.