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Iran Has Supplied Yemen with Defense Know-How: Spokesman

Iran Has Supplied Yemen with Defense Know-How: Spokesman

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - A senior spokesman for the General Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces said the Islamic Republic has provided Yemenis with the experience and know-how in the defense sector. - Defense news - Speaking at a televised program on Tuesday, Brigadier General Abolfazl Shekarchi dismissed the claims that Iran has supplied missiles to Yemen.“We provided them (Yemenis) with the...

Zarif Pays Tribute to Fallen Heroes of Iran’s 8-Year Sacred Defense

Zarif Pays Tribute to Fallen Heroes of Iran’s 8-Year Sacred Defense

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif commemorated the Sacred Defense Week on the 40th anniversary of the start of Iraq’s imposed war on the Islamic Republic. - Society/Culture news - “We commemorate our fallen heroes—40 yrs after Saddam’s invasion & start of 8 yr Iran-Iraq war. We stood tall, with the world supporting the aggressor—even w/...

Leader Lauds Iran’s Single-Handed Battle with West, East in Sacred Defense

Leader Lauds Iran’s Single-Handed Battle with West, East in Sacred Defense

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei on Monday paid tribute to the martyrs and veterans of the Iraqi imposed war in the 1980s, saying Iran could stand alone against the US, the Soviet Union and the West during the Sacred Defense. - Politics news - On the 40th anniversary of the beginning of the Sacred Defense (Saddam's imposed war on Iran),...

Iran to Unveil New Defense Projects: Top General

Iran to Unveil New Defense Projects: Top General

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces said this year’s Sacred Defense Week in Iran would be marked with the unveiling of tens of new defense projects. - Politics news - Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri attended a ceremony at the Islamic Revolution and Sacred Defense Museum of Tehran on Monday morning, held in...

Leader to Deliver Speech on Beginning of Sacred Defense Week

Leader to Deliver Speech on Beginning of Sacred Defense Week

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei is to deliver a speech on the occasion of beginning of the Sacred Defense Week Monday. - Politics news - The Leader will address a ceremony marking the occasion via videoconference.Ayatollah Khamenei’s speech will be aired live on local and international radio and television channels.In Iran, the 1980-1988...

Sacred Defense Experiences to Facilitate Zionist Regime’s Collapse: Iran Armed Forces

Sacred Defense Experiences to Facilitate Zionist Regime’s Collapse: Iran Armed Forces

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The Iranian Armed Forces General Staff said the experience of fighting an imposed war in the 1980s have strengthened the country’s defense power and would facilitate dissolution of the Zionist regime. - Politics news - In a statement released on Saturday to commemorate the Sacred Defense Week, which marks the anniversary of the onset of an Iraqi imposed war on...

Fire in Beirut Commercial District Extinguished, Civil Defense Says (+Video)

Fire in Beirut Commercial District Extinguished, Civil Defense Says (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – A fire that erupted in a landmark building in central Beirut's commercial district on Tuesday has been extinguished, civil defense official George Abou Moussa said. - World news - Part of one side of the building was smoldering as firefighters hosed it down, Reuters reported.The building was close to completion after years of construction.Lebanese broadcaster...

Bahrain, Israel Defense Ministers Hold 1st Phone Call

Bahrain, Israel Defense Ministers Hold 1st Phone Call

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The defense ministers of Bahrain and Israel held their first publicly acknowledged phone call since the two regimes agreed to normalize ties. - World news - Bahraini state news agency BNA and a spokeswoman for Israel’s defense ministry said Bahrain’s minister of defense affairs, Abdulla bin Hassan Al-Nuaimi, and Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz had spoken...

Defense Minister: Iran Constantly Boosting Missile Power

Defense Minister: Iran Constantly Boosting Missile Power

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Missile capabilities constitute a main component of Iran’s defense power and continue to grow constantly, Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami said. - Politics news - Speaking to Press Shia Agency in Zanjan on Saturday, Brigadier General Hatami said one of Iran’s main priorities has always been boosting the missile power.“We continue to enhance...

Minister Highlights Iran’s Progress in Defense Industry despite Bans

Minister Highlights Iran’s Progress in Defense Industry despite Bans

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami underlined Iran’s advances in the defense sector, saying the Islamic Republic is currently capable of manufacturing 90 percent of its defense equipment inside the country. - Defense news - “We have reached the pinnacle of defense technology despite the sanctions,” General Hatami said on Thursday, during a speech in the...