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Army, IRGC launch joint drill

Army, IRGC launch joint drill

TEHRAN, Dec. 26 (Press Shia) – ‘Velayat Sky-7’ military drill started on Monday in southern provinces of Iran on the order of Brig. Gen. Farzad Esmaili.Codenamed "The Defenders of Velayat Sky-7", the drill aims at coordinating the different divisions of air defense of Army, IRGC and Armed Forces during a three-day maneuver. The drill is to cover over an area measuring 496,000 square...

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...

Air Defense Base issues warning to US U2 intelligence plane

Air Defense Base issues warning to US U2 intelligence plane

TEHRAN, Sep. 24 (Press Shia Agency) – Commander of Khatam al-Anbia Air Defense Base has said forces have warned US U2 intelligence planes near Iran’s air space.Brig. Gen. Farzad Esmaili who was speaking in a ceremony in Tehran told reporters that his forces had warned the planes in recent days. US U2 planes had been approaching Iran’s air space earlier in August in a similar position and...