Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces



  • سفر سرلشکر پاسدار محمد باقری رئیس ستاد کل نیروهای مسلح و هیئت همراه  به سوریه 2017-10-21 12:48

    Army Chief Bagheri's trip to Syria

    TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (MNA) – Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Bagheri made a four-day visit to Syria during which he met with the country's top officials including President Bashar al-Assad.

  • بازدید سردار باقری از مناطق عملیاتی سوریه 2017-10-20 12:07

    Maj. Gen. Bagheri visits operational regions in Syria

    TEHRAN, Oct. 20 (MNA) – Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Maj. Gen. Bagheri made visits to various operational areas in Syria.

  • سرلشگر باقری 2017-10-02 13:44

    Iran, Turkey to step up military coop. 

    TEHRAN, Oct. 02 (MNA) – Army Chief Maj. Gen. Bagheri, while stressing Iran-Turkey’s common stance toward KRG independence referendum, said the two countries will increase military cooperation by staging joint drills.  

  • سرلشکر باقری 2017-09-23 20:14

    Turkish, Iranian, Iraqi top soldiers to meet

    TEHRAN, Sep. 23 (MNA) – The chief of staff of Turkey, Iran and Iraq will hold trilateral talks soon amid latest developments in the region.

  • سرلشگر محمد باقری 2017-09-21 18:50

    Army Chief:

    KRG referendum plan to hurt Iraqi Kurds

    TEHRAN, Sep. 21 (MNA) – Army Chief Maj. Gen. Bagheri criticized Iraqi Kurdistan Region’s plan to hold a referendum on independence, saying the move would hurt the Kurds in northern Iraq.

  • سرلشکر باقری 2017-09-05 17:19

    Iran’s coordination with US navy in Persian Gulf, ridiculous: General

    TEHRAN, Sep. 05 (MNA) – Major General Mohammad Bagheri, Chief of Staff of Armed Forces of the Islamic Republic of Iran, turned down Americans’ request for coordination in the Persian Gulf.

  • بازدید سرلشگر باقری رییس ستاد کل نیروهای مسلح از نمایشگاه دست آوردهای بومی قرارگاه پدافند هوایی 2017-09-02 14:04

    Army Chief:

    Iran enjoys completely safe air space

    TEHRAN, Sep. 02 (MNA) – Army Chief Maj. Gen. Bagheri said, in view of threats against the country, air defense remains a top priority for armed forces of the Islamic Republic of Iran.

  • سردار باقری 2017-08-26 10:50

    Army Chief:

    Enemy aware that attacking Iran ends in ignominious defeat

    TEHRAN, Aug. 26 (MNA) – Army Chief Maj. Gen. Bagheri said the enemies have reached the firm conclusion that any assault on Iran would lead to a devastating and humiliating defeat for them.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-08-21 13:13

    FM spox:

    Gen. Bagheri’s visit to Turkey marks leap in Tehran-Ankara ties

    TEHRAN, Aug. 21 (MNA) – Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi said the visit to Turkey by Chief of Staff of Iranian Armed Forces General Bagheri was an evolutionary step in relations between the two countries.

  • سردار باقری 2017-08-17 12:00

    Iran, Turkey urge against KRG referendum plan

    TEHRAN, Aug. 17 (MNA) – Iran and Turkey have urged against a decision by Iraqi Kurdistan Region to hold an independence referendum, saying the Region’s separation from Iraq would undermine security across the whole Middle East.

  • سرلشکر باقری 2017-08-13 14:15

    Army Chief to lead military delegation to Turkey

    TEHRAN, Aug. 13 (MNA) – Iranian Army Chief Maj. Gen. Bagheri is slated to make a visit to Turkey at top of a high-ranking military delegation.

  • سردار جزایری 2017-07-13 16:38

    Armed Forces spox:

    US dream of ‘regime change’ in Iran mere delusions

    TEHRAN, Jul. 13 (MNA) – Brig. Gen. Massoud Jazayeri has dismissed remarks by US Secretary of Defense on ‘regime change’ in Iran as ‘ludicrous wishful thinking’ and nothing but ‘mere delusions’.

  • سردار باقری 2017-05-11 16:13

    Army Chief:

    Iran’s information dominance renders enemies passive

    TEHRAN, May 11 (MNA) – Iranian Army Chief Maj. Gen. Mohammad Hossein Bagheri said Thu. information dominance, unique and undiscoverable abilities of Iran’s Navy defense will keep enemies ‘passive’ and ‘wandering’.

  • سردار سرلشگر محمدحسین باقری 2017-04-09 15:52

    Maj. Gen. Bagheri:

    US missile attack seeks to 'restore morale of terrorists'

    TEHRAN, Apr. 09 (MNA) – Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces has told Syrian counterpart US attacks seek to restore the morale of terrorists which had been in its zenith following defeats on the ground in Syria.

  • سرلشکر باقری 2017-04-04 21:52

    Enhancing capabilities, top priority: Cmdr.

    TEHRAN, Apr. 04 (MNA) – Maj. Gen. Mohammad Hossein Bagheri addressed the personnel of the Joint Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces of Iran on Tuesday and recounted the priorities of forces for the new year.

  • سرلشکر باقری 2016-12-24 13:07

    Army Chief of Staff felicitates Christ birth anniversary

    TEHRAN, Dec. 24 (MNA) – In separate messages to his Christian counterparts across the globe, Iran’s Chief of Staff for the Armed Forces congratulated the birth anniversary of Jesus Christ and New Gregorian Calendar Year.

  • جشنواره مالک اشتر بسیج 2016-11-24 16:04

    By: Mehran Riazi

    Malek Ashtar Festival of Basij

    TEHRAN, Nov. 24 (MNA) – Malek Ashtar Festival, designed to honor top basij forces, was held in Tehran on Thursday having IRGC Commander Mohammad Ali Jafari and Army Chief of Staff Mohammad Hossein Bagheri in attendance.

  • 02br5 bagheri.jpg 2016-11-14 14:14

    Army Chief of Staff:

    Joint military drill with China ‘likely’

    TEHRAN, Nov. 14 (MNA) – Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces has said Iran seeks to improve military relations with China to new strategic levels.

  • سرلشگر باقری 2016-11-10 14:44

    Army Chief of Staff:

    Threatening Iran ‘more of a joke than real’

    TEHRAN, Nov. 10 (MNA) – Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces has said boasting of threatening Iran right in the Persian Gulf seems to be ludicrous.

  • آغاز سال تحصیلی دانشگاه عالی دفاع ملی 2016-09-26 09:35

    By: Majid Haghdoust

    Supreme National Defense University starts new academic year

    TEHRAN, Sep. 26 (MNA) – The ceremony to begin the new academic year of Supreme National Defense University was held on Sunday morning in the presence of Chief of Staff for the Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Bagheri and high-ranking commanders.

  • سردار سرلشکر محمد باقری 2016-09-25 10:52

    Army Chief of Staff:

    Russians after Iranian long-range drone tech.

    TEHRAN, Sep. 25 (MNA) – Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces said Sun. that Russians seek to obtain the technology of manufacturing the Iranian long-range drones, capable of targeting positions with one meter square surfaces.

  • parade 2016-09-21 11:25

    VIDEO: Iran stresses 'deterrence' during nationwide military parade

    TEHRAN, Sep. 21 (MNA) – During a massive military parade on Wed. to mark the 36th anniversary of eight years of defense against Iraqi invasion, Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces Maj. Gen.l Bagheri stressed that the country's defense doctrine is strictly based on deterrence.

  • رژه بزرگ نیروهای مسلح در تهران 2016-09-21 11:20

    Commander calls for more dynamic, flexible deterrence power

    TEHRAN, Sep. 21 (MNA) – Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces said Iran’s deterrence capabilities need to become more potent and flexible in view of enemy’s increasing power.

  • سردار باقری 2016-09-17 16:40

    Army Chief of Staff:

    IRGC would not negotiate with, trust enemies

    TEHRAN, Sep. 17 (MNA) – Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces has said the IRGC will not remain silent against degeneration of the Islamic Revolution to dishonor and abandoning Revolutionary ideals.

  • سردار احمد وحیدی 2016-08-03 14:27

    Brig. Gen. Vahidi appointed new head of SNDU

    TEHRAN, Aug. 03 (MNA) – Brigadier General Ahmad Vahidi has been appointed as new head of Iran's Supreme National Defense University (SNDU).

  • باقری.jpg 2016-07-05 12:37

    Army Chief of Staff:

    Promoting capabilities, public mobilization constitute priorities

    TEHRAN, Jul. 05 (MNA) – Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces has told Iran’s state broadcasting IRIB promoting capabilities to immediate response to threats constitutes a major priority and mission during his term.

  • پیام حسن روحانی 2016-06-30 17:30

    Rouhani congrats new Armed Forces Chief of Staff

    TEHRAN, Jun. 30 (MNA) – President Rouhani of Iran issued, on Wednesday, a formal congratulatory letter greeting the newly appointed Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces of the Islamic Republic of Iran.

  • 02-AK1 Zarif.jpg 2016-06-29 15:04

    Zarif greets MG Bagheri as new Chief of General Staff

    TEHRAN, Jun. 29 (MNA) – Foreign Minister Zarif has congratulated Maj. Gen. Mohammad Bagheri on his appointment as the new Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Islamic Republic of Iran.

  • leader.jpg 2016-06-28 18:46

    Ayat. Khamenei appoints new Chief of Staff

    TEHRAN, Jun. 28 (MNA) – Commander-in-Chief of Iranian Forces has appointed Maj. Gen. Bagheri as new Chief of Staff.

  • سرلشگر فیروز آبادی 2015-08-16 16:16


    Iran’s missile program to continue untrammeled

    TEHRAN, Aug. 16 (MNA) – The Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces has said Islamic Republic of Iran’s missile program could not be stopped by any barrier possible.