military power


  • ‘Military relying on domestic technology’ 2018-07-24 11:50

    ‘Military relying on domestic technology’

    TEHRAN – The deputy army chief for coordination affairs said on Monday the Iranian armed forces are relying on internal resources to produce military equipment, stressing no one can economically isolate Iran from the world, Mehr reported.

  • Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei 2018-04-08 21:03

    Enemies worried about Iran’s rising power: Leader

    TEHRAN – The Leader of the Islamic Revolution said on Sunday that enemies are afraid of Iran because the country’s power is on the rise.

  • رونمایی از دست آوردهای دفاعی ارتش 2017-11-29 20:10

    Naval achievements unveiled 

    TEHRAN – During a ceremony attended by Navy Commander Rear Admiral Hossein Khanzadi on Wednesday the Navy unveiled several new systems, equipment, and projects. 

  • کیومرث حیدری 2017-08-20 09:30

    Army ground forces boosting combat preparedness

    TEHRAN – After creating rapid response units, the Iranian Army’s ground forces have increased their combat and defensive preparedness, the Ground Forces chief Kioumars Heidari said in a meeting with Army commanders on Saturday. 

  • سرلشگر باقری 2017-08-14 09:45

    Iran’s top commander to visit Turkey to discuss terrorism

    TEHRAN – The chief of staff of the Iranian armed forces is scheduled to visit Turkey on Tuesday for talks on fight against terrorism, IRIB reported on Sunday.

  • روحانی 2017-07-12 10:14

    Rouhani says 80% of arms produced during his administration 

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Tuesday highlighted the importance of defense capability, saying his government has boosted production of home-made weapons to a large degree.

  • phalanx 2017-07-09 09:47

    Iranian version of U.S. Phalanx weapon being tested

    TEHRAN – Iran is working on a home-version of U.S.-made Phalanx, a close-in weapon system (CIWS) for defense against anti-ship missiles, the deputy commander of the Iranian Navy has said.

  • برگزاری مانور امنیت و ساماندهی سواحل در شهرستان مرزی آستارا 2017-07-03 09:03

    Iran Army launches drills in Caspian Sea

    The Iranian Army on Sunday started military exercises dubbed “Security and Power” in the Caspian Sea.

  • 02-AK1 Jafari.jpg 2017-03-17 12:35

    Iran boosting defense power ceaselessly: IRGC chief

    TEHRAN – Commander of the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari has said Iran is not wasting a moment to improve its defense capabilities as in the missile and drone industries.

  • nojeh airbase 2017-03-15 10:07

    Iran, Russia not divided over use of Hamadan airbase: envoy

    TEHRAN – The Iranian ambassador to Moscow has said there is no disagreement between the two countries on the use of the Iranian Hamadan airbase and they continue to closely cooperate in fighting terrorists in Syria.

  • tank 2017-03-12 09:49

    Iran set to unveil advanced homegrown tank 

    TEHRAN – On Sunday Iran will unveil a state-of-the-art tank dubbed “Karrar” which has been fully designed and manufactured by domestic military experts.

  • drills 2017-02-22 10:36

    IRGC forces conduct urban warfare drill

    TEHRAN – The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps ground forces on Tuesday practiced defending residential areas during a simulated urban warfare.

  • drills 2017-02-19 21:07

    IRGC to test-fire new rockets in upcoming drills

    TEHRAN – The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps Ground Force is set to stage a massive war game in eastern, central and northeastern Iran on Monday, which will include the launch of a series of modern and high-accuracy rockets.

  • 02br2 salami.jpg 2017-01-29 20:34

    ‘IRGC able to build missiles to hit moving targets’

    TEHRAN – Iran is among few countries that has the knowhow to produce missiles capable of hitting moving targets, the IRGC deputy chief said on Sunday, noting the IRGC needs to take R&D seriously.

  • sayyari 2017-01-29 09:40

    Iran plans presence in Atlantic, Pacific oceans

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Navy commander said on Saturday that multiple voyages have been planned for the country’s naval forces to the Atlantic and Pacific oceans.

  • 02.br1 Tasnim baqeri.jpg 2017-01-24 10:38

    Top general urges non-stop military preparednes

    TEHRAN – The chief of staff of the Iranian armed forces called on the Army Ground Force on Monday to boost preparedness constantly and keep pace with new technologies in the military field.

  • IRGC NAVY 2016-12-26 21:13

    ‘Iran superior over other Persian Gulf littoral states’

    TEHRAN – Iran’s deputy navy commander for coordination says the Persian Gulf Arab littoral states are in no way capable of fighting in a war against Iran.

  • 02.br1 Tasnim baqeri.jpg 2016-12-24 02:58

    Iran fit to confront cyber wars: general

    TEHRAN – The chief of staff of the Iranian armed forces has said the country has mastered the necessary skills for warfare in the cyberspace.

  • missile 2016-12-21 15:52

    Iran producing advanced anti-armor missiles

    TEHRAN – Iran has taken big strides in manufacturing top attack weapons and advanced anti-armor missiles, a senior military official said on Tuesday.

  • 02br4 Izvestia drill80.jpg 2016-12-12 10:36

    Commander gives details of war game in southeast Iran

    TEHRAN – A large-scale military exercise that kicked off in Iran’s southeastern areas on Sunday is taking place in three main stages, Army’s Ground Forces Commander Kiomars Heidari said.

  • 02-Ak1.jpg 2016-08-31 21:25

    The Leader: Iran entitled to upgrade defensive and offensive

    Imam Khomeini Hosseiniyah on Wednesday hosted an exhibition of defense industry achievements of the Iranian Ministry of Defense and Armed Forces Logistics. For more than two hours, Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei visited the exhibition which showcased sophisticated, homegrown and knowledge-based technologies which are all product of efforts, initiatives and knowledge of Iranian researchers and specialists and would directly help enhance the combat capabilities of Iranian Armed Forces.