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‘Disarmament of Iran’ main goal of US, some countries

‘Disarmament of Iran’ main goal of US, some countries

TEHRAN, Jun. 01 (Press Shia Agency) – Experts in the field of security defense are of the opinion that restricting defensive power of Iran is the main goal of US and some other countries.Although the issue of restricting Iran’s defensive capabilities has been raised since the victory of the Islamic Revolution, Iraqi Ba’ath regime’s invasion to the Islamic Republic of Iran in the first...

Iran says will not hesitate to enhance defensive capabilities

Iran says will not hesitate to enhance defensive capabilities

TEHRAN, May 23 (Press Shia Agency) – Brigadier General Amir Hatami, Iranian Minister of Defense and Armed Forces Logistical Support, said on Wednesday that Iran will keep improving its defensive and military capabilities, regardless of enemies' pressure.“Without being affected by the West's political propaganda, we won’t hesitate for a moment to enhance military and defensive...

Peaceful dialogue prerequisite for lasting peace in Afghanistan

Peaceful dialogue prerequisite for lasting peace in Afghanistan

TEHRAN, May 15 (Press Shia Agency) – First Vice President Es’hagh Jahangiri described the dialogue among various ethnic groups in Afghanistan as a prerequisite for the lasting development and progress in the country, adding “applying amicable and peaceful strategies accelerates restoration of peace in Afghanistan.”He made the remark in a meeting with Afghan Defense Minister Tariq Shah...

Maj. Gen. Mousavi pays visit to SW defense units

Maj. Gen. Mousavi pays visit to SW defense units

TEHRAN, Apr. 26 (Press Shia Agency) – The Commander-in-Chief of Iran’s Army Abdolrahim Mousavi is on a tour to Iranian southwestern province of Khuzestan to make an evaluation of the forces’ readiness in that region.Major General Abdolrahim Mousavi, the Commander-in-Chief of Iran’s Army paid an official visit to defense units based in south eastern borders and regions of Iran. During the...

Defense ministry resolute to set up peace in Makran region

Defense ministry resolute to set up peace in Makran region

TEHRAN, Apr. 23 (Press Shia) – Brigadier General Amir Hatami, Iranian Minister of Defense and Armed Forces Logiscal Support, said that defense ministry is willful to complete gas pipeline in the Makran region to establish peace in the area.Iranian Ministry of Defense and Armed Forces Logistical Support is resolute to establish stable security in the Makran coastal region,” said Brigadier...

Quadrilateral coalition effective in fall of ISIL in Iraq: defense min.

Quadrilateral coalition effective in fall of ISIL in Iraq: defense min.

TEHRAN, Apr. 19 (Press Shia) – Brigadier General Amir Hatami, Iranian Minister of Defense and Armed Forces Logistical Support said on Thursday that the Quadrilateral coalition of  Iran, Iraq, Russia, and Syria was very effective in eradicating ISIL in Iraq.The quadrilateral military intelligence committee of Iran, Russia, Syria, and Iraq was held in Baghdad on Thursday concurrent with the...

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 defense ministry ready to help Iraqi armed forces: Iranian min.

Iran’s defense ministry ready to help Iraqi armed forces: Iranian min.

TEHRAN, Apr. 18 (Press Shia Agency) – during a meeting with Iraqi Army's Chief of Staff, Lieutenant General Othman al-Ghanmi, Iranian Minister of Defense Brigadier General Amir Hatami reassured that Iran is ready to cooperate with Iraq in all areas.Brigadier General Amir Hatami, Iranian Minister of Defense and Armed Forces Logistical Support, met on Wednesday with Iraqi Army's Chief of Staff,...

Iran, Iraq to hold 1st defense coop. commission

Iran, Iraq to hold 1st defense coop. commission

TEHRAN, Apr. 18 (Press Shia) – Upon arriving in Baghdad, Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami, told the media that Iran and Iraq will hold their first defense cooperation joint commission during the time of his stay in Iraq.“There are many objectives in the agenda of this visit to negotiate with Iraqi officials,” said Brigadier General Amir Hatami, Iranian Minister of...

IRGC chief hails Army’s defensive capabilities

IRGC chief hails Army’s defensive capabilities

TEHRAN, Apr. 17 (Press Shia Agency) – Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari, the Commander-in-Chief of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) forwarded a message to Major General Abdolrahim Mousavi, the Commander-in-Chief of the Islamic Republic of Iran’s Army extending greetings on the Iranian National Army Day.“National Army Day is the day demonstrating and materializing honor and...