Iran’s Defense Ministry Ready to Equip Police with Modern Equipment
- October, 05, 2019 - 14:03
- Politics news
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami expressed the ministry’s readiness to supply the Police forces with advanced defense products.
In a message on Saturday, General Hatami offered congratulations on the Iranian Police Week, paying tribute to the Police forces for their devotion and efforts to ensure security across the country.
He also voiced the Defense Ministry’s preparedness to cooperate and promote interaction with the Police, and to “equip the Police with the best defense products.”
“The Defense Ministry, as the organization that supports our country’s Armed Forces, will spare no effort to support the dignified Police forces in carrying out critical national missions,” he added.
In 2016, Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei called on the Police to constantly boost capabilities and match them to rapid advances in science and technology.
The Leader also hailed Police forces as a pillar of security in the country, stressing that security is the origin of personal peace of mind as well as public and social calmness.
Iran’s Police Force is in charge of ensuring security in the cities, on the roads and along the borders.
It has a broad range of responsibilities and includes several divisions, including cyber police, border guard police, traffic police, criminal investigation department, and a bureau for compulsory military service affairs.