• leader 2020-03-10 15:43

    Medical staff who have lost lives to contain coronavirus declared martyrs 

    TEHRAN – The Health Ministry announced on Tuesday that Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has agreed to a proposal by the ministry to consider “as martyrs” the medical staff, including physicians and nurses, who have lost their lives in the efforts to contain the COVID-19 outbreak.

  • تشییع پیکر شهید نورخدا موسوی 2018-11-09 19:45

    Policeman, known as living martyr, dies after 10 years in coma 

    TEHRAN - Seyyed Nourkhoda Mousavi Mofrad, known as “the living martyr” in Iran, died while in a comatose state on Tuesday.

  • سردار سید محمد باقر زاده 2018-10-09 19:58

    General urges U.S. to release info on burial site of Iranian soldiers in Iraq

    TEHRAN – A military commander has urged Washington to provide Iran with documents related to the burial locations of Iranian soldiers confiscated after the U.S. invasion of Iraq in 2003.

  • Families of martyrs meet defense minister 2018-08-05 10:55

    Families of martyrs meet defense minister

    TEHRAN – A number of the families of the martyrs who lost their lives in the 1980-88 Iran-Iraq War or the fight against terrorism in Syria met on Saturday with Defense Minister Amir Hatami, Mehr reported.

  • Mohsen Hojaji's funeral procession 2017-09-28 09:31

    Maryam Qarehgozlou

    Farewell to hero

    TEHRAN — It is 8:30 in the morning; mourners are walking towards Tehran’s Imam Hussein Square where the procession is planned to begin. The streets are closed to vehicles from a kilometer to the square. Groups of men and women while holding pictures of Hojaji are strolling down the streets.

  • Bodies of fallen soldiers returned to country 2017-08-20 12:20

    Bodies of fallen soldiers returned to country

    Hundreds of Iranians participated in a procession held in Mashhad, north eastern Iran, for 19 Iranian servicemen killed during the Iraqi invasion of Iran in the 1980s. Bodies of the fallen soldiers had been recently excavated. The eight-year war left hundreds of thousands of soldiers and civilians dead and much more injured. Jame Jam/ Mohammadreza Zaernia

  • تشییع پیکر شهید سید جلال حسینی از مدافعان حرم حضرت زینب (س) 2017-07-13 15:45

    Iranian army officer killed in Syria

    TEHRAN – Iranian artillery officer Mehdi Joudi was killed by terrorists in Syria on Tuesday.

  • martyr 2017-01-01 20:30

    Iranian general martyred in Syria

    TEHRAN – An Iranian general serving the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps in Syria has been martyred, a report said on Sunday.

  • حال و هوای خانواده شهید روبرت لازار در شب کریسمس 2016-12-27 17:54

    Christian parent commemorates martyred son

    TEHRAN - Robert Lazar was an Iranian-Christian martyred during the Iraqi invasion of Iran (1980-1988). Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei paid a visit on December 27, 2015, to the home of the martyr. During the meeting, the Leader said “the Christian minority, both the Armenians and the Assyrians, have emerged victorious out of the Revolution and the war as loyal, wise, insightful and courageous Iranians.” The photo shows the parent of Robert Lazar celebrating the New Year with a picture of their martyred son. Photo: Mehrnews / Saeed Reza Razavi

  • Dariush Dorosti 2016-09-04 19:47

    IRGC officer martyred in Syria

    TEHRAN – The IRGC has lost a military adviser in Syria, Mizan reported on Sunday.