Archive "Defense"

Minister: Iran’s Defense Power Non-Negotiable

Minister: Iran’s Defense Power Non-Negotiable

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami reiterated that holding negotiations on the country’s missile and defense power is out of the question. - Politics news - Speaking at a meeting in the city of Yazd on Tuesday, General Hatami underlined that Iran must maintain the high level of its strategic power.Dismissing the enemy’s calls for the...

IRGC Quds Force Commander Named Top Defense, Security Thinker by FP

IRGC Quds Force Commander Named Top Defense, Security Thinker by FP

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Quds Force Major General Qassem Soleimani topped Foreign Policy (FP)’s 2019 list of Global Thinkers in the defense and security field. - Defense news - The Washington-based magazine recently published its 10th annual special edition of Global Thinkers with 10 categories of 10 people each.It placed General...

Iran Capable of Putting Satellites into 260km Orbit: Defense Minister

Iran Capable of Putting Satellites into 260km Orbit: Defense Minister

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami highlighted the country’s progress in the space industry and said the country is able to launch satellites into the 260-kilometer orbit. - Defense news - Speaking to reporters on the sidelines of a cabinet session in Tehran on Wednesday, Brigadier General Hatami highlighted...

Iran in Economic War with Enemy: IRGC Commander

Iran in Economic War with Enemy: IRGC Commander

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari highlighted reasons behind financial problems facing the country and said the Islamic Republic is in an economic war with the enemy. - Politics news - In a speech on Tuesday morning, Major General Jafari pointed to Washington’s sanctions on Tehran and said, “We are...

Iran Prepared to Respond to Any Threat: Commander

Iran Prepared to Respond to Any Threat: Commander

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Commander of the Islamic Republic of Iran Air Force (IRIAF) Brigadier General Aziz Nasirzadeh hailed the successful holding of a massive aerial drill in central Iran and said the country is fully prepared to respond to any foreign threat. - Defense news - Speaking to reporters on the sidelines of the war game in the central province of Isfahan on Friday, Brigadier...

Iranian Phantoms Drop Homegrown Smart Bombs in War Game

Iranian Phantoms Drop Homegrown Smart Bombs in War Game

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – In a massive aerial drill in central Iran, the Iranian Air Force’s F-4 Phantom jets dropped homegrown ‘Qassed’ guided bombs to hit their intended targets. - Politics news - The aerial war game that the Islamic Republic of Iran’s Air Force (IRIAF) has launched in the country’s central province of Isfahan entered the second day on Friday.During the...

Army Starts Large-Scale Air Drills in Central Iran

Army Starts Large-Scale Air Drills in Central Iran

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The Islamic Republic of Iran Air Force (IRIAF) is holding the main and eighth stage of its massive aerial drills in the country’s central province of Isfahan. - Defense news - Second Brigadier General Angizeh, the spokesman of the drills, said the war game, codenamed Fadayeeyan Harim Velayat 8, is the eighth military drills of its kind being conducted by the...

US, Israeli Threats against Iran Not to Go Unanswered: Defense Minister

US, Israeli Threats against Iran Not to Go Unanswered: Defense Minister

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami referred to the continued hostilities of the US and Israel toward the Iranian nation and said Iran will not remain silent on their threats against the Islamic Republic. - Politics news - Addressing a gathering on “defense and security in West Asia” in Tehran on Monday, Brigadier General Hatami...

Iran’s IRGC Unveils Latest Military Achievements

Iran’s IRGC Unveils Latest Military Achievements

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Ground Force on Thursday unveiled several domestically made advanced military gears. - Defense news - The IRGC Ground Force’s Research and Self-Sufficiency Jihad Organization, in a ceremony attended by Secretary of Iran’s Expediency Council Mohsen Rezaei, showcased its latest achievements in various fields of...

Iran Launches Production Lines of Advanced Electro-Optical Gears

Iran Launches Production Lines of Advanced Electro-Optical Gears

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami inaugurated the production lines of several state-of-the-art electro-optical military gears designed and manufactured in the country. - Defense news - Brigadier General Hatami attended a ceremony in the southern city of Shiraz on Thursday, to inaugurate the production lines of the advanced military equipment...