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  • Army Ground Force exercise 2019-10-09 19:07

    Army stages unplanned exercise in northwest Iran

    TEHRAN – Iranian Army’s Ground Force on Wednesday held an unplanned military exercise in regions near Urmia, the capital of the northwestern province of West Azarbaijan.

  • mousavi 2019-09-03 18:43

    Borders are secure: Iranian army chief 

    TEHRAN – The Iranian army chief has said full security prevails in the country’s borders thanks to the efforts by the armed forces.

  • kiomars heidari 2019-08-10 19:44

    Army chief: Iranian armed forces are ‘invincible’

    TEHRAN – Iran’s armed forces are invincible and have no fear of mounting threats by enemies, the commander of the Army Ground Force has said.

  • Iranian Army unveils homegrown surveillance radar system 2019-08-10 14:53

    Iranian Army unveils homegrown surveillance radar system

    TEHRAN – Iranian Army on Saturday unveiled a new surveillance radar system, named Falaq, which can track different air threats.

  • Commander: Army ready to ‘nip any threat in the bud’ 2019-08-04 21:49

    Commander: Army ready to ‘nip any threat in the bud’

    TEHRAN – Chief of the Army Ground Force Kiomars Heidari says his forces are ready to nip any foreign threat in the bud.

  • Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif 2019-08-03 13:31

    Americans furious with the way Zarif exposed their ‘wicked nature’, says Iran’s IRGC

    Iran’s IRGC, Army denounce U.S. sanctions on Zarif

    TEHRAN – The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) and the Iranian Army have denounced the new U.S. sanctions on Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif as a “ridiculous” move which showed Washington’s “humiliating defeat” against the Islamic Republic.

  • Army brigade hold firing range session near Qom 2019-08-02 13:45

    Army brigade hold firing range session near Qom

    TEHRAN – Islamic Republic of Iran Ground Force Quick Reaction Force Brigade 223 hold training session in their outdoor shooting range in Aliabad, near Qom, central Iran on Tuesday morning.

  • رهبری 2019-05-29 20:34

    Leader names key air defense commanders, creates new force in Army

    TEHRAN – Leader of the Islamic Revolution has appointed two new commanders to key positions in Iran’s air defense.

  • Leader hails Army-IRGC brotherhood vs. U.S. ‘ugly move’ 2019-04-17 20:07

    Situation in the region would have been different if Army and the IRGC had not fought Daesh’

    Leader hails Army-IRGC brotherhood vs. U.S. ‘ugly move’

    TEHRAN – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Wednesday hailed the gesture of brotherhood shown by the Army and the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) as a “beautiful move” against the United States’ “ugly move”.

  • Army to skip military parades in flood-stricken areas 2019-04-13 08:33

    Army to skip military parades in flood-stricken areas

    TEHRAN – Military parades to mark National Army Day will not be held in flood-stricken areas this year so that army forces can continue providing relief to victims of the floods, Army Chief Abdolrahim Mousavi said on Friday.

  • drills 2019-01-27 15:34

    By Mehdi Sepahvand

    Army holds last day of war games

    TEHRAN – The Army on Saturday held the last day of its most recent military exercises, practicing a tactic to prevent the enemy from closing in on the battlefield by creating a long row of blasts using remote-controlled land bombs during a military exercise in central Iran.

  • آغاز رزمایش بزرگ اقتدار ۹۷ نیروی زمینی ارتش 2019-01-25 19:35

    Iranian army stages military drills in Isfahan Province

    TEHRAN – The Iranian Army kicked off drills, codenamed “Eghtedar 97” (Power 97) in Isfahan Province on Friday.

  • 40 best military commanders named 2018-12-31 07:00

    40 best military commanders named

    TEHRAN – Forty of the best commanders of the Iranian armed forces were awarded in a ceremony at the Armed Forces Headquarters on Sunday, IRNA reported.

  • Qamar Javed Bajwa 2018-12-30 20:37

    Pakistan army chief sees better military ties with Iran

    TEHRAN – Pakistan’s chief of Army Staff says his country’s cooperation with Iran has strengthened and will continue to enhance regional security.

  • Nader Entessar 2018-11-19 11:14

    By Javad Heirannia

    Today's Europe is not in position to implement joint army: Entessar

    TEHRAN - Nader Entessar, Professor Emeritus of Political Science from university of South Alabama says that there is a growing sentiment among some European leaders to chart a more independent defense and foreign policy posture vis-a-vis the United States, but I don't think today's Europe is in a position to implement a genuine independent course from Washington's diktat.

  • سرلشگرموسوی 2018-11-17 00:38

    Army chief: U.S. dominance in West Asia has waned

    TEHRAN – The Iranian Army chief said on Thursday that the era of U.S. dominance in West Asia has come to an end.

  • Indian army chief Gen. Bipin Rawat 2018-10-08 03:30

    ‘India follows independent policy’

    TEHRAN- Asserting his country’s sovereign right to develop ties with its key allies, Indian army chief Gen. Bipin Rawat has said that India follows an independent policy and was also keen on getting the Kamov helicopters and other weapon systems from Moscow.

  • Iranian Army unveils homegrown military gears 2018-09-26 20:03

    Iranian Army unveils homegrown military gears

    TEHRAN – The Iranian Army Ground Force on Wednesday unveiled a number of homegrown, state-of-the-art military gears, including a jamming device that can be installed on drones.

  • IRGC, Army units hold first joint parade 2018-04-30 03:24

    IRGC, Army units hold first joint parade

    TEHRAN – Deputy Commander of Khatam al-Anbia Air Defense Base said on Sunday that the air defense units of the IRGC and Army have conducted a joint parade for the first time.

  • parade 2018-04-18 14:35

    Iran holds military parade on Army Day

    TEHRAN - Various units of Iran’s Army held military parades across the country on Wednesday to mark the national Army Day.

  • Damascus skies erupt with missile fire as the U.S. launches an attack on Syria targeting different parts of the capital Syria, early Saturday, April 14, 2018. Syria's capital has been rocked by loud explosions that lit up the sky with heavy smoke as U.S. President Donald Trump announced airstrikes in retaliation for the country's alleged use of chemical weapons. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar) 2018-04-15 20:43

    Iranian military: Attack on Syria is open support for terrorists

    TEHRAN – The Iranian army has condemned a recent attack on Syria by a coalition of the U.S., UK, and France, stressing it was a sign that the Western trio is backing terrorists.

  • Army to employ advanced homegrown tank 2018-02-15 15:06

    Army to employ advanced homegrown tank

    TEHRAN – The domestically made advanced tank called “Karrar” will be employed by the army in the near future, the Army Ground Forces commander announced on Wednesday. 

  • مانور طرح اضطراری فرودگاه بین‌المللی بیرجند 2018-01-23 20:07

    Army conducts second day of military exercises 

    The Iranian Army on Tuesday conducted the second and final day of annual military drills involving ground, naval, and aerial forces in the country’s southern regions.

  • Iranian destroyer severely damaged, two crew missing 2018-01-16 11:13

    Iranian destroyer severely damaged, two crew missing

    TEHRAN – The Iranian Army spokesman has said the Damavand destroyer has suffered a serious damage in violent storms in the Caspian Sea and that two of its crew members have gone missing.

  • sayyari 2017-12-23 20:44

    Admiral urges closer Army-IRGC cooperation

    TEHRAN - Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari, the former commander of the Iranian Navy, said on Saturday that the Army and Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) should expand cooperation to counter the enemies.

  • ‘Coordination between Army and IRGC naval forces thwarted plots’ 2017-11-29 09:36

    ‘Coordination between Army and IRGC naval forces thwarted plots’

    TEHRAN – Major General Mohammad Baqeri, head of the Iranian armed forces, on Tuesday lauded the close cooperation between naval forces of the Army and the Islamic Republic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC), saying such coordination has thwarted the plots of hegemonic powers in the Persian Gulf.

  • رزمایش ارتش 2017-08-22 09:20

    Army: Iran’s defense industry symbol of self-sufficiency

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Army has praised progress in defense industry as a potent symbol of self-sufficiency and self-reliance.

  • 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. 

  • مسابقات ارتش های جهان 2017-08-13 10:21

    Iran wins 2nd place in Sea Cup 2017

    TEHRAN – The Joshan missile boat, which represented the Iranian Navy, came second after gaining 234 points at Sea Cup competition held within the 2017 International Army Games.

  • کیومرث حیدری 2017-07-27 17:30

    Iran Army forms 21 assault brigades

    TEHRAN – The Iranian Army has created 21 assault brigades, Army Ground Forces Commander Brigadier General Kiomarth Heydari said on Wednesday, Mehr reported.