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Joint military drill to focus on electronic warfare

Joint military drill to focus on electronic warfare

TEHRAN, Dec. 25 (Press Shia) – Commander of the Khatam al-Anbia Air Defense Base has said IRGC, Army and Basij will participate in a comprehensive military drill, Velayat Sky-7.Brig. Gen. Farzad Esmaili told reporters on Sunday that the drill would start on Monday and would continue 5 days in southern province Persian Gulf and Sea of Oman coasts; “Army and IRGC air defense units along...

Iran to contribute to any action protecting Syria

Iran to contribute to any action protecting Syria

TEHRAN, Nov. 26 (Press Shia Agency) – Defense Minister Hossein Dehghan has said Iran is ready to contribute to any action protecting Syria including cooperation with Russia.Mr. Dehghan underlined that Basij was established in defiance of the circles of wealth and power, and which would contribute to the Revolutionary waves as long as it saw it attaches to the Revolutionary ideals of the system;...

Pres. voices full support for armed forces, Basij

Pres. voices full support for armed forces, Basij

TEHRAN, Nov. 23 (Press Shia Agency) – The government considers supporting armed forces and Basij, as well as preserving and bolstering national unity as its duty, said President Rouhani in a cabinet session on Wednesday."Today, bolstering morality, culture, economy, unity and national integrity are among out country's top priorities and we should further strengthen these fields," said President...

Basij ‘crucial in export of Revolution’

Basij ‘crucial in export of Revolution’

TEHRAN, Nov. 23 (Press Shia Agency) – Commander of IRGC Quds Forces Maj. Gen. Ghassem Soleimani has said undermining Basij achievements is an unpardonable sin.Soleimani who was addressing the 3rd Basij commanders meeting held just ahead of Basij Week on Wednesday, believed that in a world of foreign encroachments and threats, Basij should not be weakened or its achievements downplayed;...

Public mobilization ‘critical to success of any initiative’

Public mobilization ‘critical to success of any initiative’

TEHRAN, Oct. 03 (Press Shia Agency) – IRGC chief has said public mobilization and forces loyal to Revolution should be part of any initiative to defend the country.IRGC Maj. Gen. Mohammad Ali Jafari who was addressing a group of the first national conference of commanders of IRGC Imam Hussein (as) headquarters on Monday, was quoted by the Guard’s website, saying that downplaying of the...

IRGC performs 'Towards Beit ul-Muqaddas' military drills

IRGC performs 'Towards Beit ul-Muqaddas' military drills

IRGC performs 'Towards Beit ul-Muqaddas' military...