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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Russian Delegation’s Talks in Iran Focus on Naval Cooperation: Moscow

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – A delegation of the Russian Defense Ministry led by the Deputy Chief of the General Staff Igor Osipov focused on naval cooperation in talks with Iranian counterparts, the ministry’s spokesperson told reporters on Wednesday. – Defense news – The Russian delegation arrived in Iran on December 24 to attend the second […]

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Iran’s Military Strategy Offensive at Operational, Tactical Levels: IRGC Commander

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Ground Force Brigadier General Mohammad Pakpour said although Iran’s military strategy is based on deterrence, it is offensive at operational and tactical levels in the country. – Defense news – Speaking to reporters on the sidelines of a massive war game in […]

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Senior General: Iranian Forces Ready to Combat Any Threat

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – A top Iranian military commander said the country’s Armed Forces are fully mobilized and prepared to counter any hostile threat. – Politics news – Speaking on the sidelines of a massive military exercise, launched by the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Ground Force in southern Iran, Commander of the Khatam al-Anbia […]

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Zarif: Iran’s Missiles Defensive, Non-Negotiable

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif reiterated the country’s policy on its missile program and said the domestically made ballistic missiles are only meant for defense and can never be subject to negotiation with foreigners. – Politics news – “Iran’s missiles are defensive. We need them for deterrence,” Zarif told Al […]

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Iran, Pakistan Sign Deal to Boost Security of Common Border

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – High-ranking officials from Iran and Pakistan signed an agreement to promote cooperation in preserving the security of common borders nearly two months after terrorists abducted a number of Iranian border guards at a military post. – Society/Culture news – According to Press Shia Agency dispatches, following a three-day negotiation between […]

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Iran’s New Destroyer to Begin Ocean Voyage after Launch

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iran’s new destroyer ‘Sahand’ will be deployed on an ocean mission after coming into service within the next few days, the country’s Navy commander said Tuesday. – Politics news – Rear Admiral Hossein Khanzadi said the homegrown Sahand destroyer will join the Navy’s fleet on December 1. After coming into service, […]

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Iran to Export Homegrown Aircraft in Near Future: Aviation Official

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The managing director of the Iran Aviation Industries Organization (AIO) said the country will export planes fully designed and manufactured inside the country in the near future. – Society/Culture news – Brigadier General Abdolkarim Bnitarafi pointed to the 9th International Iran Air Show, which opened on Iran’s southern island of […]

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