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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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Iran unveils highly-advanced Karrar Tank

 Iran’s first highly-advanced domestically-manufactured tank called ‘Karrar’ has been unveiled on Sunday in the presence of Defense Minister, Mehr news agency reports. Karrar Tank, which according to Defense …

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Iran successfully tests ballistic missile

Iran' Revolutionary Guard has successfully tested a ballistic missile, WBT reports citing Fars news agency. The Thursday report quotes Gen. Amir Ali Hajizadeh, chief of the Guard's airspace division, …

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S-300 “smashed” ballistic missile during Iran's tests

The Iranian Air Defense has conducted a test of the Russia-supplied S-300 long-range surface-to-air missile system, evaluating its performance in different combat scenarios. The Russian system was pitted against various aerial targets with …

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