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Iran a big help in push to eliminate ISIL

Iran a big help in push to eliminate ISIL

TEHRAN, Feb. 12 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s ex-defense minister says that Iran’s engagement in the fight against ISIL in the Middle East has been a wakeup call to the world about the menace of this and other terrorist groups.Hossein Dehghan in his recent conversation with the Tehran Times believes that terrorist groups are the root cause of regional and global insecurity and...

Ex-MoD: Revolution inspired anti-colonialists

Ex-MoD: Revolution inspired anti-colonialists

TEHRAN, Feb. 11 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s former defense minister believes that the Islamic Revolution in Iran has inspired many anti-colonial states worldwide.In a recent interview with the Tehran Times, Hossein Dehghan said that Iran proved that it practices Imam Khomeini’s revolutionary concept of neither East nor West. Read below the first part of the interview with the former...

Iran upgrades its missiles range according to threats: former MoD

Iran upgrades its missiles range according to threats: former MoD

TEHRAN, Jan. 24 (Press Shia Agency) – Former Iraian defense minister says that Westerners are keeping grudge against the Islamic Republic of Iran since the victory of the Islamic Revolution in 1979, and naturally they are after imposing limits on Iran’s missile program. “Although we have the capability to make missiles of different ranges with high destructive power and high precision, we...

Defending Palestinian cause to bring peace to world: Brig. Gen. Dehghan

Defending Palestinian cause to bring peace to world: Brig. Gen. Dehghan

TEHRAN, Jan. 08 (Press Shia) – Former Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehghan blamed US for destabilizing the region for safeguarding the security of the ‘Zionist regime.’“The permanent strategy of US and the Zionist regime is to destabilize the region for cementing their presence in the ME,” said former Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehghan. He made the...

Zionist regime never dare invade Lebanon

Zionist regime never dare invade Lebanon

TEHRAN, Nov. 05 (Press Shia Agency) – Brigadier General Hossein Dehghan, the former Iranian Defense Minister who is now Leader's adviser in defense industries, said the Zionist regime, with the experience of the 33-day war, will certainly not dare invade Lebanon.Israel’s 33-day war on Lebanon began with the Israeli army launching airstrikes against Lebanese cities as well as the positions of...

Saddam backed by all world powers: former MoD

Saddam backed by all world powers: former MoD

TEHRAN, Sep. 25 (Press Shia Agency) – Former Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehghan says that the Imposed War of 1980-88 taught Iranians not to rely on other countries in terms of defense industries. “We learned from the Imposed War to be dependent upon our own capabilities,” asserted Brigadier General Hossein Dehghan, the former Iranian Defense Minister who is now...

Barzani after winning concession from Iraqi government

Barzani after winning concession from Iraqi government

TEHRAN, Sep. 24 (Press Shia) – Leader’s adviser said KRG head Masoud Barzani, with his recent remarks, is seeking to receive concessions from the central government of Iraq.Former Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehghan made the remarks at a session on the occasion of Holy Defense Week which coincides with the 36th anniversary of the Saddam’s invasion of Iran and the eight years...

Def. Min. pledges support for Resistance Front

Def. Min. pledges support for Resistance Front

TEHRAN, Aug. 23 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s newly-appointed Defense Minister Hatami said his Ministry would relentlessly continue its impartial support for IRGC, the Army and the Law Enforcement Force in defense and missile arenas.Speaking at his inauguration ceremony at Ministry of Defense, Brigadier General Amir Hatami congratulated the occasion of National Defense Industry Day adding...

Leader appoints Gen. Dehghan as advisor in defense industries

Leader appoints Gen. Dehghan as advisor in defense industries

TEHRAN, Aug. 21 (Press Shia Agency) – Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei appointed former Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehghan as an adviser in the field of defense industries.“Considering your valuable experience in defense area, especially the defense industry field, I appoint you as an adviser to the Commander-in-Chief in defense industry field and...

Iran, Russia stress development of ties, speeding up agreements

Iran, Russia stress development of ties, speeding up agreements

TEHRAN, Aug. 05 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian defense minister and Russian deputy PM discussed issues of mutual interests on Saturday.Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehghan and Deputy Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Rogozin emphasized the development of bilateral ties and speeding up agreements signed before between the two countries. Rogozin, who arrived in Tehran on...