Iranian Deputy Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami said the country’s ballistic missiles with maximum precision striking capability can target and destroy any point of threat on land or at sea.
“The ballistic missiles of the Islamic Republic of Iran’s Armed Forces are now equipped with pinpoint precision capability in very good ranges both on land and at sea and this means might and power with the message that we can destroy any point of threat on land and at sea and push the enemy far away from the Islamic Republic of Iran’s borders,” Gen. Hatami said, addressing a ceremony held to mark the national Government Week in Tehran on Wednesday.
He praised Iranian experts’ industrious efforts, saying after the country went under sanctions and “the enemies prevented the Armed Forces’ access to long-range and high-altitude air defense shields, the defense industries’ experts have been designing and building all the needed air defense systems of the country for short, mid and long ranges and altitudes, relying on domestic knowledge”.
The General also pointed to Iran’s progress in naval fields, and said all the Iranian Navy’s needed tools, weapons and systems, including vessels and submarines in different classes which are equipped with various electronic warfare and advanced missile and anti-air defense systems, are built domestically.
He also pointed to the Iranian Air Force advancements, and said all the hi-tech equipment needed by the country are designed, built and repaired by Iranian experts, including the manufacture of advanced and well-quipped drones for various purposes.
Iranian Deputy Defense Minister: Iran Ballistic Missiles Destroy Any Possible Threat
In recent years, Iran has made great achievements in the defense sector and gained self-sufficiency in manufacturing essential military hardware and defense systems.
The Iranian Army has recently test-fired different types of newly-developed missiles and torpedoes and tested a large number of its home-made weapons, tools and equipments, including submarines, military ships, artillery, choppers, aircraft, UAVs and air defense and electronic systems, during massive military drills.
Defense analysts and military observers say that Iran’s wargames and its advancements in weapons production have proved as a deterrent factor, specially at a time of heightened threats by the US and Israel.
Yet, Iranian officials have always stressed that the country’s military and arms programs serve defensive purposes and should not be perceived as a threat to any other country.
Jan 17, 2018 Comments Off on Khamenei: Iran assumes its duty towards Syria
Jan 05, 2018 Comments Off on Iran Stages Pro-Government Rallies, Cleric Urges Firm Punishment for Protest Leaders
Jan 04, 2018 Comments Off on Why the young people of Iran are rising up in protest
Nov 29, 2017 Comments Off on Iran Reshapes the Middle East
Jan 23, 2018 Comments Off on How Corruption and Cronyism in Banking Fueled Iran’s Protests
Jan 10, 2018 Comments Off on Iran’s Regime at War With Itself
Jan 02, 2018 Comments Off on Iran’s Supreme Leader Blames ‘Enemies’ for Deadly Protests
Jan 01, 2018 Comments Off on Death Toll Climbs As Anti-Government Protests Continue In Iran
Jan 23, 2018 Comments Off on How Corruption and Cronyism in Banking Fueled Iran’s ProtestsTEHRAN — At 25 percent, the interest rate paid on a savings account at the Caspian Finance and Credit Institution in Tehran was a better return than Mehrdad Asgari could earn investing in his own business...
Jan 17, 2018 Comments Off on Khamenei: Iran assumes its duty towards SyriaKhamenei: Iran assumes its duty towards Syria Tehran, SANA- Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution in Iran Ali Khamenei said that Iran assumes its duty towards Syria because “this is its mission.”
Jul 14, 2016 Comments Off on Corps’ one hundred thousand of triggered missiles in Lebanon:An official Israel-threatening by CorpsIran Briefing: Since August 7, 1979, when Ayatollah Khomeini declared the last Friday of Ramadhan as “Quds Day”, the Islamic Republic has always tried to hold an imposing ceremony by using state resources as well as requiring people’s involvement. This year’s Quds march had fundamental...