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armed forces structure


The Iranian army is organized into:

  5 army corps-level headquarters
    4 armored divisions, with
      8 armored brigades
    4 infantry divisions, with
      12 infantry brigades
    2 mechanized infantry divisions, with
      14 mechanized infantry brigades
    1 commando division headquarters
      3 commando brigades
    6 independent commando brigades
    1 special operations brigade
    1 independent airborne brigade
    5 artillery groups

The army also operates...

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