TEHRAN, Mar. 13 (MNA) – The 5th conference of the International Military Sports Council (CISM) in charge of organizing sport events for the member states’ armed forces convened in Tehran on Monday.
Armed Forces spox.:
TEHRAN, Jan. 16 (MNA) – Deputy Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces has said some specific individuals have inaccurately criticized strengthening of country’s defense.
By: Saeid Goli
TEHRAN, Nov. 28 (MNA) – Iran's armed forces held mourning ceremonies Mon. morning in Tehran on passing anniversary of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) and martyrdom of his grandson Imam Hassan (AS), the second Shia Imam.
By: Mansoureh Ghelichi
SHAHROUD, Sep. 26 (MNA) – Armed Forces of Semnan province held a joint morning drill in Shahroud, on Monday.
By: Mohammadreza Abbasi
TEHRAN, Sep. 21 (MNA) – Iran’s Armed Forces are holding annual military parades on the first day of the Sacred Defense Week, which marks the 36th anniversary of the eight-year Iraqi war on Iran. The event is being held in an area near the mausoleum of Imam Khomeini.
TEHRAN, Sep. 21 (MNA) – Iran showcased its indigenous radar systems during a nationwide Armed Forces parade concurrent with the Sacred Defense Week on 21 Sep.
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.
TEHRAN, Sep. 21 (MNA) – Iranian Armed Forces have staged a military parade on Wed. to mark the 36th anniversary of eight years of defense against Iraqi invasion back in 1980. Various Iranian ethnic groups from Arabs, Kurds and Azeris dressed in their traditional clothing joined the parade in a symbolic display of unity.
By: Majid Haghdoust
TEHRAN, Sep. 21 (MNA) – Various units of the Islamic Republic Army, Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC), Law Enforcement Police and Basij forces started nationwide parades in Tehran and other cities across the country on Wednesday morning, to mark the Sacred Defense Week.
TEHRAN, Sep. 14 (MNA) – The IRGC spokesman, Brig. Gen. Ramezan Sharif, said a massive armed forces parade will be staged in Bandar Abbas and Tehran concurrent with the Sacred Defense Week on 21 Sep.
TEHRAN, Sep. 12 (MNA) – Iran’s Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces in separate messages congratulated military officials of Muslim countries on the occasion of Eid al-Adha.
TEHRAN, Sep. 05 (MNA) – In line with military cooperation with friend countries, a military delegation from Italy’s Army are currently in Tehran to make visits to a number of units of Iran’s Armed Forces.
Brig. Gen. Bagheri:
TEHRAN, Aug. 15 (MNA) – Deputy chief of staff of the Armed forces said Mon. that development of the country’s defense diplomacy was the greatest achievement for participating in the International Army Games 2016 in Moscow.
TEHRAN, Aug. 15 (MNA) – Seven military teams from Iran’s Armed Forces who have been dispatched to Russia to participate in the annual World Tank Biathlon in Moscow, returned home on Sunday and were warmly welcomed at Imam Khomeini Airport.
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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.
TEHRAN, Jul. 05 (MNA) – Commander-in-Chief of Iranian Forces has appointed Brig. Gen. Abdolrahim Mousavi as new Deputy Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces of the Islamic Republic of Iran.
TEHRAN, Jun. 29 (MNA) – Iran’s President Rouhani said Iran would not interfere with affairs of other countries as it would not allow others to do the same.
TEHRAN, May 25 (MNA) – Iranian Armed Forces' Chief of Staff Major General Hassan Firouzabadi said the global arrogance has failed in military war, but does not quit domination.
By: Hossein Razzaghnejad
TEHRAN, May 15 (MNA) – The First Congress on National Defense Culture was held on Sunday morning, attended by IRGC's second-in-command Brigadier General Hossein Salami and Deputy Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Brigadier General Massoud Jazayeri in Tehran.
TEHRAN, Apr. 13 (MNA) – On the eve of National Army Day on April 18, latest military achievements including tactical and reconnaissance vehicles were inaugurated and delivered to Army Ground Forces (Persian acronym: NEZAJA).
TEHRAN, Apr. 10 (MNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution underlined that the main task of the Armed Forces is guarding the national security, therefore they are required to enhance their spiritual motivation and military might.
TEHRAN, Apr. 10 (MNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei received high-ranking officials and commanders of Armed Forces of the Islamic Revolution on the occasion of Iranian New Year on Sunday.
By: Mohammad Reza Abbasi
TEHRAN, Dec. 10 (MNA) – Armed Forces of Iran held a mourning procession in Tehran's Grand Mosalla on the occasion of anniversary of demise of Prophet Muhammad on 28th of Safar, second month of Islamic calendar.
ILAM, Nov. 28 (MNA) – Stressing that all across the borders anti-security movements are monitored, commander of the Iranian Army Ground Force reassured Arbaeen pilgrims about the absence of such movements.
Maj. Gen. Safavi:
TEHRAN, Nov. 14 (MNA) – Stressing that Iran seeks to provide convergence and security in the Persian Gulf, advisor to Iran's Leader said Iran’s authority guarantees security of energy export through the Persian Gulf.
By: Mohammad Agaah
TEHRAN, Oct. 13 (MNA) – The ceremony to inaugurate and put into operation the production line of Valfajr advanced torpedo was held on Tuesday in the presence of Iran’s Minister of Defense Hossain Dehghan and Navy commander Habibollah Sayyari in the Defense Industries Organization.
TEHRAN, Oct. 06 (MNA) – A high-ranking Iranian commander has said that the enemy’s dream to weaken Iran’s defense power will never come true deeming any part of JCPOA that affects Iran’s deterrence as unenforceable.
TEHRAN, Sep. 27 (MNA) – Iranian defense minister attended a ceremony in Geography Organization of Iran’s Armed Forces unveiling new accomplishments.
By: Abbas Poustindouz
ISFAHAN, Sep. 23 (MNA) – To honor the Sacred Defense Week, Iranian armed forces held a parade in Isfahan on Tuesday.
By: Ali Faridnia
BUSHEHR, Sep. 23 (MNA) – Bushehr and Asalouyeh armed forces held a parade to commemorate the Week of Sacred Defense.