Video of Iran’s Newly-Unveiled Toofan Armored Vehicle

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – A new home-made armored military vehicle, dubbed Toofan (hurricane) was unveiled today by Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami. The armored, mine resistant and ambush protected vehicle has been developed by local experts at the Defense Ministry, designed to carry out logistical and combat missions in the theater. According to […]

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Iran Unveils New Military Vehicle

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s Defense Ministry unveiled a homegrown armored military vehicle, dubbed Toofan (hurricane). In a ceremony in Tehran on Tuesday, Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami unveiled the military truck and inaugurated its assembly line. The armored, mine resistant and ambush protected vehicle has been developed by local experts at the Defense […]

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New Destroyer, Submarine to Join Iran Navy Fleet: Official

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – A top Iranian military official said the Navy will soon receive a new destroyer and a submarine. Deputy Chief of Iran's Army for Coordination Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari on Saturday said Sahand destroyer and Fateh submarine will join the Navy’s fleet in the near future. Denouncing the foreign sanctions against Iran, […]

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Iranian Commander: No Need for Foreigners to Ensure Region’s Naval Security

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The commander of the Iranian Navy underlined that the Indian Ocean’s security comes within the purview of the regional countries alone, saying presence of foreign forces would not contribute to naval security in the region. “We do not believe that the presence of elements from outside the region could ensure […]

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Iran’s Defense Might Serving Regional Peace: Official

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s Deputy Defense Minister General Qassem Taqizadeh highlighted the country’s contributions to peace in the Middle East and said the Islamic Republic’s defense power has always served regional stability and peace. Speaking at a meeting with Indonesian Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal and Security Affairs H. Wiranto in Jakarta on […]

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Video of Massive Air Defense Drills across Iran

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The Iranian military forces held a massive defense drills across the country, as shown in footage aired by state TV on Monday. The exercises are part of joint drills involving the Iranian army and the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC). The drills, codenamed Velayat, are taking place in a 500,000 square […]

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Video Shows Iranian Toofan Anti-Armor Missile Production Line (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Toofan anti-armor missile system is a laser-guided system with the ability to strike at low-flying aerial targets, which is manufactured by the Iranian Defense Ministry experts and is a copy of TOW missile system. The missile, which has a high accuracy in reaching its targets, has been designed and manufactured in […]

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Defense Minister: Iran Capable of Exporting Radar Systems

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s defense minister said the country has made such great advances in producing radar systems that a number of foreign countries have shown interest in importing Iranian products. Speaking at a TV program on Saturday night, Brigadier General Amir Hatami said Iran has made great progress in developing electronic warfare […]

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Commander Highlights Good Security along Iran-Iraq Borders

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Commander of Iran’s Border Police Brigadier General Qassem Rezaei described the current security situation of the common borders with Iraq as good and said grounds are provided for Iranian pilgrims to go to Iraq for Arbaeen rituals. “Today, we are witnessing the highest level of unity between the nations and […]

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