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Iranian Armed Forces warns Canada over anti-Iran motion

Iranian Armed Forces warns Canada over anti-Iran motion

TEHRAN, Jun. 14 (Press Shia Agency) – A senior spokesman for Iranian Armed Forces warned Thu. that sinister plots aimed at undermining Iran’s defense power will face harsh response, referring to a Canadian motion that has blacklisted the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps.Brigadier General Abolgazl Shekarchi, a senior spokesman for the Iranian Armed Forces, said the “provocative”...

Iran’s armed forces well aware of US military positions in ME

Iran’s armed forces well aware of US military positions in ME

TEHRAN, May 25 (Press Shia Agency) – The Head of Iranian Army’s Strategic Studies Center Brigadier General Pourdastan says that Iran’s armed forces are very well aware of the United States military positions in the Middle East region. “We know exactly how many and what kind of airplanes are in the airbases across the Arab countries… We also know all the warships in the Persian Gulf and...

Iran not to start a war, but will vigorously defend itself if attacked

Iran not to start a war, but will vigorously defend itself if attacked

TEHRAN, May 24 (Press Shia Agency) – The Head of Iranian Army’s Strategic Studies Center Brigadier General Pourdastan says that Iran will not be the first country to start a war but it will vigorously defend itself against external threats. “Iran’s armed forces’ military doctrine is formed based on deterrence and defense,” Brigadier General Ahmadreza Pourdastan said on Thursday...

Iran to vigorously respond to any military threats

Iran to vigorously respond to any military threats

TEHRAN, May 05 (Press Shia) – A high-ranking Iranian military official says Iran’s armed forces will vigorously respond to any threats from enemies.Brigadier General Ghadir Nezami, Deputy Commander of General Staff of Iranian Armed Forces for International Affairs, made the remarks in the fourth meeting of Iran-Oman joint military commission, during which he added...

Iran, Oman discuss military ties at joint commission meeting

Iran, Oman discuss military ties at joint commission meeting

TEHRAN, May 05 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran and Oman discussed ways to expand military-security relations for the next year during the two countries’ 14th joint commission meeting hosted on Sat. by General Staff of Iranian Armed Forces in Tehran.During the first round of the joint commission’s meeting on Saturday, Iran and Oman reviewed the progress of agreements and transactions between the...

Army, IRGC stage 1st joint military parade since 1979

Army, IRGC stage 1st joint military parade since 1979

TEHRAN, Apr. 29 (Press Shia) – Brigadier General Alireza Sabbahifard, the Deputy Commander of Khatam al-Anbia Air Defense Base said on Sunday that it was for the first time that the IRGC and the Army units staged a joint parade on the National Day of Army on last Wednesday.“The Army of the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Khatam al-Anbia Air Defense Base showcased a small part of capabilities...

Regional security interconnected: Iran Defense Min.

Regional security interconnected: Iran Defense Min.

TEHRAN, Apr. 29 (Press Shia) – Iran’s Defense Minister Amir Hatami says regional security is interconnected and as such, the country’s Armed Forces are tasked with preserving security and stability across the region.Brigadier General Amir Hatami made the remarks on Sunday during an inauguration ceremony for a number of newly-admitted officers to the Ministry of Defense. “The nation of...

Major gen. says Iran’s political strategy remains in place without change

Major gen. says Iran’s political strategy remains in place without change

TEHRAN, Apr. 27 (Press Shia Agency) – Chief of General Staff of Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Bagheri warned enemies of the country and said, “enemies of the country should be aware of this issue that Iran’s political strategy will not change under any circumstances.”Referring to the irreplaceable strategy of the Islamic Republic of Iran, he said, “relying on Islamic...

IRGC foils domestic, foreign plots since 1979: statement

IRGC foils domestic, foreign plots since 1979: statement

TEHRAN, Apr. 18 (Press Shia) – The General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Islamic Republic of Iran issued a statement on Wednesday marking the anniversary of the founding of the IRGC in 1979.“The pure tree of the IRGC has developed and spread Basij in the country and has always foiled the diverse plots of different domestic and foreign enemies of the Islamic Revolution,” reads a statement...

General Staff of Iran’s Armed Forces issues statement on Army Day

General Staff of Iran’s Armed Forces issues statement on Army Day

TEHRAN, Apr. 17 (Press Shia Agency) – General Staff of Iran’s Armed Forces has issued a statement on the anniversary of Iran’s Army Day, declaring the Iranian Army as one of the most powerful armies in the Islamic world.The statement of the General Staff of Iran’s Armed Forces of the Islamic Republic of Iran which was issued today praises the performance of the Army during the Iran-Iraq...