posted tages with "Army Ground Forces"

Comdr. says Iranian new tank to join defense forces soon

Comdr. says Iranian new tank to join defense forces soon

TEHRAN, Apr. 19 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Army Ground Forces' Commander Brigadier General Kiumars Heidari told the media that the new Iranian tank, Karrar, will soon be broadly used in the defense mechanism of the country.Reiterating that Iranian army is focused to use domestically manufactured equipment, Iranian Army Ground Forces’ commander Brigadier General Kiumars Heidari said on...

Iran's Army to further equip rapid reaction forces

Iran's Army to further equip rapid reaction forces

TEHRAN, Apr. 07 (Press Shia Agency) – The commander of Iran’s Army Ground Forces said Sat. that equipping rapid reaction forces as well as increasing the social status of the Army ground forces are top priorities for the Army this year.Brigadier General Kioumars Heidari made the remarks in a ceremony, attended by the Army commanders and deputy commanders as well as military personnel of the...

Iranian tank ‘Karrar’ ready for use in ground forces

Iranian tank ‘Karrar’ ready for use in ground forces

TEHRAN, Feb. 14 (Press Shia) – Commander of Iran's Army Ground Force Brigadier General Kioomars Heidari said contracts to use Iranian homegrown military tank Karrar are ready to be delivered to the Iranian armed forces.Commander Heidari underlined that Karar tank is one of the unique products that have been contracted by the Army to be delivered to the factories for mass production. ...

IRGC winds up conflict with ISIL in western Iran, kills 5

IRGC winds up conflict with ISIL in western Iran, kills 5

TEHRAN, Jan. 29 (Press Shia Agency) – Commander of Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) Ground Force Brigadier General Mohammad Pakpour announced the termination of recent bloody conflict with self-styled terrorist group “ISIL” and said, “five members of ISIL terrorist group were killed as a result of this bloody conflict with the Iranian forces.”While announcing the end of clashes...

Iranian army stages war-game on western border

Iranian army stages war-game on western border

TEHRAN, Sep. 24 (Press Shia Agency) – A new war-game, code named as Heidar Karrar, was staged by the Ground Force of the Iranian Army in the western area around Ghasreshirin county on Sunday.Iranian Army Ground Force staged the third level of Heidar Karrar war-game in the area of Ghasreshirin in Kermanshah Province. The area is close to Parviz-Khan border port which links Iran and Iraq. The...

Leader makes new appointments in Army Ground Forces

Leader makes new appointments in Army Ground Forces

TEHRAN, Nov. 19 (Press Shia Agency) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution has made new appointments in high command of the Army of the Islamic Republic of Iran.Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei’s directive on Saturday changed the high command in the Army and Army Ground Forces, replacing Brigadier General Mohammad Reza Ashtiani with Brig. Gen. Ahmadreza Pourdastan in the position of Deputy-Commander...

Joint drill of Army Ground Forces

Joint drill of Army Ground Forces

Joint drill of Army Ground...

No optimism about enemies: General

No optimism about enemies: General

TEHRAN, Sep. 22 (Press Shia Agency) – The Commander of the Iranian Army's Ground Forces, Brigadier General Ahmad-Reza Pourdastan addressed a host of Army’s staff in a ceremony on Thursday.“The enemy is trying to get closer to us to inflict damage to the country,” said Brigadier General Ahmad Reza Pourdastan, the Commander of the Iranian Army's Ground Forces, on Thursday in a...