Army: Iran’s Defense Industry Symbol of Self-Sufficiency
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iran’s Army praised the country’s progress in the defense industry as a potent symbol of self-sufficiency and self-reliance.
Iran Army Ground Force to Boost Artillery Power: Commander
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Commander of the Iranian Army Ground Force unveiled plans to build up the force’s artillery capabilities.
Turkey Says Iranian Top General’s Visit ‘Fruitful, Successful’
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Turkey and Iran have agreed to boost military cooperation after talks in Ankara this week between the Iranian armed forces chief of staff and Turkish leaders, President Tayyip Erdogan's spokesman said on Thursday.
Defense Minister Nominee Vows to Boost Iran’s Missile Might
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – President Hassan Rouhani’s pick for the post of defense minister pledged to continue to enhance Iran’s missile capabilities if he qualifies for the post.
Top Iranian General Meets Turkish President in Ankara
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri and Turkish President Recep Tayyib Erdogan held talks on regional and global developments in Ankara.
Iran’s Top General, Turkish Defense Minister Discuss Ties
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri and Turkey’s Minister of National Defense Nurettin Canikli on Wednesday held talks on a range of issues, including fighting terrorism.
IRGC Denies Report of Ground Operation in Syria
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) denied a report on Wednesday that its troops have been involved in a direct ground operation against Takfiri militants in Syria, saying, however, that taking severe revenge against terrorists for the killing of its forces is on the agenda
Spokesperson: No Hiatus in Iran’s Military Progress
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The Islamic Republic of Iran would boost its military capabilities increasingly, a spokesperson said, describing any decline in a country’s military power as a grave mistake.
Iranian Navy to Stage Electronic Warfare Exercises in Coming Days
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian Navy Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari said his forces are planned to stage military exercises focusing on electronic warfare in coming days.
IRGC Vows to Maintain Drone Patrols to Protect Iran’s Airspace in Persian Gulf
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The Drone Division of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) in the Persian Gulf pledged that all drone patrols carried out in the Iranian airspace over the strategic sea would continue despite psychological operations underway by some foreign countries.
Iran’s Top General in Turkey for Talks
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri arrived in Ankara on Tuesday morning for talks with top Turkish military and political officials.
Iran to Take Revenge on Terrorists Killing Shrine Defenders: IRGC Commander
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Ground Force Brigadier General Mohammad Pakpour vowed revenge against terrorists who have killed Iranian military advisers in Syria, known as holy shrine defenders.
10 Brigades Established in Iran’s Armed Forces to Combat Terrorism
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran has formed 10 rapid reaction brigades to boost its counterterrorism efforts, President Hassan Rouhani’s pick for the post of defense minister said.
IRGC Commander Vows Crushing Response to Any Military Move by Enemies
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Lieutenant Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Brigadier General Hossein Salami warned that a crushing response would await Iran’s enemies in case they dare to make any wrong move against the country.
Iran Navy to Dispatch Forces to West Atlantic: Commander
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian Navy Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari highlighted his forces’ powerful presence in international waters and said the Navy’s fleets are planned to be dispatched to the west of the Atlantic Ocean in the near future.
Chief of Staff of Iranian Armed Forces to Visit Turkey
TEHRAN(Tasnim) - Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri is scheduled to pay three-day official visit to Turkey.
Enemies Seek to Undermine Iran’s Military Strength, IRGC Chief Warns
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – One of the main objectives the enemies of Iran are pursuing is to erode the country’s military capabilities and cripple its Armed Forces, Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari said.
IRGC General: Daesh on Edge of Extinction
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Daesh (ISIL or ISIS) terrorist group is now in its final days of life, lieutenant commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) said, vowing that Iran will exterminate the notorious group.
Iranian Commander Vows Revenge against Daesh Terrorists
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – World-renowned Iranian commander Major General Qassem Soleimani condemned the killing of an Iranian serviceman, who was recently decapitated by Daesh (ISIS or ISIL) terrorists in Syria, as “a savage act” and pledged to take revenge on the terror group.
Iranian Defense Minister Nominee Briefs MPs on Future Plans
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The Iranian president’s pick for defense minister, Brigadier General Amir Hatami, briefed the members of a parliamentary faction on plans that he will implement after taking office.