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Iran warns of crushing response to threats

Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami warned that the country is ready to give a crushing and agile response to any possible threat posed by enemies. "The Islamic Republic of Iran's defense …

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 Iran holds air force drill - media

The Iranian air force held its annual military exercise to show off its ability to safeguard the country's airspace, IRNA news agency reported. The drill took place near the central city of Isfahan, a region that is home to the …

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 Iran launches homemade radar system

The unveiling ceremony of Iran's Afagh Radar System was held today in Iran, attended by the country's Minister of Defense and Armed Forces Logistical Support Brigadier General Mohammad Amir Khatami. "Today, …

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Iranian missiles to become more precise

Iran is testing its own ballistic missiles to improve their accuracy, because they are intended for defense and are not capable of carrying nuclear charges, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said in an interview to the US magazine …

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Iran's borders to be guarded by army and police

A joint army and police committee will be created in Iran to strengthen security measures along the state borders, Iran's Defense Minister Amir Hatami said. According to him, the Defense Ministry and the police …

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Iran tests home-grown air defence system

Iran has tested its home-grown air defence system, designed to match the Russian S-300, the head of the Revolutionary Guards' air defence has said, AzerNews reported. "In parallel with the deployment of the S-300, work on …

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Iranian submarine Fateh being tested

Iran’s military submarine Fateh (Conquerer) has been put through tests for final results, the country's Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami said. The defense minister said the Iranian submarine is …

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 Iran to enhance its missile capabilities

Iran's new Defense Minister Amir Hatami said the Islamic Republic will further boost its defensive power so that no one would dare attack the country. Speaking on a live TV program on Monday, Hatami said Iran plans …

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Iranian drone buzzes US Navy jet in Persian Gulf

A US Navy fighter attempting to land on an aircraft carrier in the Persian Gulf had to maneuver to dodge an Iranian drone, which came within 100 feet (31 meters), US officials said, RT reports. The F/A-18E Super Hornet jet was on the …

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Iranian soldier kills four fellow soldiers

An Iranian soldier opened fire on fellow soldiers at a military firing range south of Tehran on Sunday, killing four and wounding eight, the Iranian army said in a statement. The shooting took place in the town of Kahrizak, which is …

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Iran announces new missile production line

Iran announced the launch of a new missile production line on Saturday, according to state media, against a backdrop of tension between the United States and Tehran, Reuters reports. The Sayyad 3 missile can reach an altitude of 27 km …

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Iran to participate in International Army Games 2017

 Iranian armed forces will take part in the International Army Games 2017, which will be held on the territory of Russia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Kazakhstan and China. The International Army Games are annual military competitions held …

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Zarif tells why Iran needs missiles

Iran's missiles are only for self defense, the country's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said, speaking at the Council on Foreign Relations think tank in New York. "We need them to make sure …

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Iran starts military drills in Caspian Sea

Iran’s Navy has launched a massive five-day military exercises in the Caspian Sea in an attempt to show the Armed Forces’ preparedness to establish lasting security in the strategic waters. Codenamed 'Lasting Security …

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Iran kills 170 ISIS militants

Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei ordered weekend missile strikes on ISIS targets in Syria, Revolutionary Guards said, contradicting a previous report that they were authorised by the country's security …

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