Russian Defense Minister Hails Tehran-Moscow Cooperation in Syria
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu described the military cooperation between Tehran and Moscow in counter-terrorism in war-hit Syria as “completely effective”.
Iran Discusses Defense Ties with Serbia, Venezuela
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran’s minister of defense, who is in Russia for the Moscow Conference on International Security, met his Serbian and Venezuelan counterparts for talks on closer defense cooperation.
Iran Eyes Strategic Ties with India
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran’s Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan highlighted the far-reaching impacts of military and defense cooperation with India on regional security, stressing that Tehran and New Delhi could work together at a strategic level.
Iranian Defense Minister in Russia for MCIS, Talks with Counterpart
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan is in the Russian capital to take part in the VI Moscow Conference on International Security (MCIS).
Iran Not to Retreat from Plans to Boost Missile Power: Defense Minister
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan underlined that the Islamic Republic will never hesitate to boost its missile power in the face of foreign threats against the country’s defense program.
Iranian Defense Minister Due in Russia in Coming Days
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan plans to pay an official visit to Russia in coming days to take part in the VI Moscow Conference on International Security (MCIS).
IRGC Ground Force Developing Combat Choppers: Commander
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Ground Force Airborne Unit said his forces are working on several projects to manufacture combat helicopters and related weapons, noting that domestic industries have undertaken to mass-produce the choppers.
IRGC Navy Gets New Cruise Missiles
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Navy on Saturday took delivery of a large cargo of Nasir, a cruise missile developed by local experts for naval battles.
Iran Unveils Homegrown Radars, Aviation Gear
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – A series of domestically-made equipment in the field of air defense and civil aviation, including radars and navigation systems for airports, were unveiled in a ceremony on Thursday during a visit to the southern city of Shiraz by Iranian President Hassan Rouhani.
Iran’s Armed Forces Pose No Threat to Neighbors: Commander
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran’s Army Ground Force commander highlighted the “premier position” of his forces in defending the country’s borders, stressing that Iran’s military power would never pose a threat to any country, including neighbors.
Iranian Minister: US Should Know Era of Bullying Over
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan slammed the US defense secretary for his recent remarks against the Islamic Republic and said he should be aware that the era of bullying and blame games is over.
IRGC, Iran’s Strategic Asset: Armed Forces General Staff
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The Iranian Armed Forces General Staff hailed the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) as the country’s ‘strategic asset’ and a ‘defense shield’ against the hegemonic powers and Zionism.
Iran Equipped with Highest Military Technology: Diplomat
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian Ambassador to Turkey Mohammad Ebrahim Taherian Fard highlighted recent achievements reached by the Islamic Republic in the defense sector and said the country possesses the highest military technology in the world.
Report: Iranian Defense Minister to Attend Moscow Security Conference
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iran’s Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehghan will visit Russia next week to attend the Moscow International Security Conference.
Iran Displays Sayyad-3 Long-Range Missile in Parade
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - The Iranian Army displayed a broad range of defense equipment in a military parade in Tehran on Tuesday, including Sayyad-3 (Hunter-3), a homegrown long-range missile used for air defense.
Foes Impotent in Face of Iran’s Armed Forces: Defense Ministry
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The Iranian Armed Forces have gained such high level of preparedness that the enemies have become incapable of taking any military action against the country, Iran’s Defense Ministry said in a statement.
President: Region Can Rely on Iranian Armed Forces
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani reassured the regional countries that Iran’s Armed Forces do not pose a threat to anyone, stressing that the country’s military power is only for deterrence and defense.
Iran Celebrates National Army Day with Military Parades
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Troops from all units of the Iranian Army held massive military parades across the country on Tuesday morning to mark the National Army Day.
Iran Armed Forces to Crush Any Source of Insecurity: IRGC
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) in a statement on the occasion of the National Army Day reaffirmed its close interaction with the Army, saying Iran’s armed forces thwart any attempt by any party at upsetting the country’s security.
Iranian Navy’s Flotilla Sets Sail for Gulf of Aden
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The Iranian Navy’s 46th flotilla of warships left the country’s southern waters off the port city of Bandar Abbas for an overseas mission to the Gulf of Aden.