US to Blame for Any Disturbance in Persian Gulf: Iranian Commander
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The Deputy Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Brigadier General Massoud Jazayeri rejected reports about alleged “unprofessional behavior” by Iranian vessels in the Persian Gulf, saying the US is to blame for any disturbance in the body of water.
Russia Planning Series of Defense Contracts with Indonesia on Su-35 Fighter Jets
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - A contract to deliver Su-35 multirole fighter jets to Indonesia will be the first in a series of planned defense deals with the Asian country, the director for international cooperation and regional policy at Russia's defense industry conglomerate Rostec said Wednesday.
Iran’s Navy Commander Holds Talks with Foregin Military Officials in Malaysia
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian Navy Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari, who is currently in Kuala Lumpur attending a maritime exhibition, held talks with top military officials from several countries, including Australia and Canada on Tuesday.
South Africa Eyes Missile System Sale to Iran: Report
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – South Africa is seeking to sell surface-to-air missile system to the Islamic Republic of Iran, a report said.
Iran’s Navy Commander in Malaysia to Attend LIMA 2017
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian Navy Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari is in Kuala Lumpur to attend an international maritime and aerospace exhibition in the Southeast Asian country.
Top General: Iranian Missiles’ Error Margin Minus 10 Meters
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran is one the few countries in the world having the know-how to make missiles with a margin of error below ten meters, Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri said.
Iranian Navy to Boost Presence in Int’l Waters: Commander
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian Navy Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari highlighted the steps the Navy has taken to improve its capabilities and stressed the enhanced presence of his forces in high seas in the future.
Iran, Pakistan to Hold Joint Naval Drills
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran’s Navy warships and a visiting flotilla of warships from the Pakistan Navy will hold joint naval exercises near southern Iranian waters.
Significant Rise in Iran’s Defense Industry Capacity: DM
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran’s capacity in defensive arms industry increased by 45 times in the current Iranian year, which will end in the next few days, Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan said.
Iran Boosting Defense Power Ceaselessly: IRGC Chief
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari said Iran is not wasting a moment to improve its defense capabilities, as in the missile and drone industries.
Iran Seeking Closer Cooperation with Russia in Int'l Waters: Captain
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Commander of an Iranian naval flotilla that has docked at Russia’s port city of Makhachkala on a friendly visit said Iran is looking for enhancement of “good and constructive” naval cooperation with Russia.
Pakistani Naval Fleet Docks at Southern Iranian Port
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Two Pakistani warships berthed at Iran’s southern port city of Bandar Abbas on Sunday for an official visit.
Iranian Defense Minister Lauds Advanced Homegrown Tank
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan praised the country's state-of-the-art tank dubbed “Karrar”, saying that the domestically-manufactured tank is a clear sign of the high capability and creativity of the Defense Ministry’s experts.
Pakistani Naval Fleet to Dock at Iranian Port City Tomorrow
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – A flotilla of warships from the Pakistan Navy will arrive in Iran tomorrow and berth at the southern port city of Bandar Abbas.
Iranian, Russian Navy Officers Meet in Makhachkala
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Commander of an Iranian naval flotilla that has docked at Russia’s port city of Makhachkala on a friendly visit met with the commander of the Russian Navy’s Caspian Flotilla.
Iran to Unveil Advanced Homegrown Tank Tomorrow
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran will unveil a state-of-the-art tank dubbed “Karrar” which has been fully designed and manufactured by domestic military experts.
Iranian Flotilla Docks at Russia’s Makhachkala
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – An Iranian naval flotilla, comprised of a homegrown destroyer and a missile-launching vessel, berthed at Russia’s coastal city of Makhachkala, the capital city of the Republic of Dagestan, for an unofficial visit.
IRGC Successfully Test-Fires Homegrown Missile
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) forces successfully destroyed a floating target from a distance of 250 kilometers using a domestically-made missile dubbed “Hormuz-2”.
Iran’s War Games Don't Have to Do with Political Issues: Top General
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri said the country’s military drills take place according to prearranged plans and have nothing to do with some countries’ war rhetoric against Tehran or political issues.
Air Defense System Superior to S-300 Made in Iran: Commander
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran’s Army Commander Major General Ataollah Salehi highlighted the country’s self-sufficiency in producing military hardware, saying that the Islamic Republic has manufactured a missile defense system better than the Russian-made S-300.