Archive "Defense"

No Slowdown in Iran’s Military Tests, War Games: Top Commander

No Slowdown in Iran’s Military Tests, War Games: Top Commander

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – There will be no delay or slowdown in Iran’s military tests and war games, Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri underscored, saying the country has devised comprehensive defensive strategies to counter all threats. Addressing a military parade in Tehran on Wednesday morning, the senior commander emphasized that "all...

IRGC Chief Urges US to Stop Costly, Harmful Presence in Persian Gulf

IRGC Chief Urges US to Stop Costly, Harmful Presence in Persian Gulf

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari called on the US to quit wasting the American people’s assets by ending “malicious and harmful” naval presence in the Persian Gulf, the Iranian nation’s home. In line with the guidelines set by Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei “we...

Iran Unveils Latest Military Gear in Parades, Including New Ballistic Missile

Iran Unveils Latest Military Gear in Parades, Including New Ballistic Missile

BANDAR ABBAS (Press Shia) – Different units of the Iranian Armed Forces on Wednesday displayed their capabilities and latest military achievements in nationwide parades marking the Sacred Defense Week, including a new long-range ballistic missile with high precision. The Iranian Armed Forces staged military parades across the country on Wednesday morning to commemorate the Sacred Defense...

Iranian Armed Forces Mark Sacred Defense Anniversary with Nationwide Parades (+Photos)

Iranian Armed Forces Mark Sacred Defense Anniversary with Nationwide Parades (+Photos)

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iranian Armed Forces staged military parades across the country on Wednesday morning to commemorate the Sacred Defense Week, which marks the onset of the Iraqi imposed war on Iran 36 years ago. In capital Tehran, the parades were held at the mausoleum of the late founder of the Islamic Republic, Imam Khomeini, south of the city. Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces...