Military Cooperation



  • flag 2017-05-21 16:29

    Iran’s military delegation arrives in Pakistan

    TEHRAN, May 21 (MNA) – In line with defensive-military cooperation between Tehran and Islamabad, a senior military delegation from Supreme National Defense University arrived in the Pakistani capital on Sunday morning.

  • bagheri 2017-05-02 13:44

    Iran, Syria to enhance military cooperation                    

    TEHRAN, May 02 (MNA) – Syrian Army Chief Ali Abdullah Ayyoub discussed on Mon. with his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Bagheri means of enhancing military cooperation between Iran and Syria against Takfiri terrorism.

  • دهقان 2017-04-27 16:47

    Iran Def. Min., senior Lankan official meet in Moscow

    TEHRAN, Apr. 27 (MNA) – Defense Minister Hossein Dehghan held talks with Additional Secretary to the Sri Lanka Ministry of Defense Sarath Kumara on Thursday in Moscow.

  • ملاقات سردار حسین دهقان وزیر دفاع ایران با وزیر دفاع برزیل 2017-04-27 12:16

    Iranian, Brazilian defense ministers meet after 40 years

    TEHRAN, Apr. 27 (MNA) – Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehghan held talks with his Brazilian counterpart Raul Belens Jungmann Pinto on issues of mutual interests as well as the regional and global developments.

  • dehghan and Sergey Shoigu 2017-04-19 11:08

    Iranian Def. Min. to meet with Russian counterpart in Moscow

    MOSCOW, Apr. 19 (MNA) – Iranian Defense Minister plans to meet with Russian Defense Minister on April 26 as part of his visit to Moscow, According to a source in the Iranian embassy.

  • نیروی دریایی ایران 2017-03-14 18:42

    Iran uses naval coop. to boost ties with Russia amid sanctions

    MOSCOW, Mar. 14 (MNA) – Iran is looking for closer “good and constructive” cooperation with Russia on the high seas, Mohsen Sheidayee, the commander of an Iranian naval flotilla currently on a friendly visit in the Russian Caspian port of Makhachkala, said in an interview with Sputnik.

  • ناوگروه پاکستان 2017-03-12 20:47

    Pakistan embassy:

    Pakistani, Iranian fleet would secure regional waterways

    TEHRAN, Mar. 12 (MNA) – Pakistan’s embassy in Tehran reiterated that the country’s navy fleet visit to Bandar Abbas had sought to secure waterways for trade ships and seafarers alike.

  • سرگئی لاوروف وزیر امور خارجه روسیه 2017-02-01 13:26


    Moscow supports Iraq's Anti-ISIL battle by providing Russian arms

    ABU DHABI, Feb. 01 (MNA) – Moscow is assisting the Iraqi military's ongoing campaign against ISIL by providing it with arms, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said Wednesday.

  • DUMA 2017-01-21 08:58

    Duma to ratify Syrian Tartus agreement within days: official

    TEHRAN, Jan. 21 (MNA) – The Russia-Syria agreement on the Russian naval maintenance facility in Syria's Tartus will be ratified by the Russian State Duma within the next few days, Leonid Slutsky, the chairman of the Duma international committee, said Friday.

  • مانور دریایی 2016-12-20 21:39

    Iraq, Iran hold joint war game in Persian Gulf

    TEHRAN, Dec. 20 (MNA) – The Iraqi Defense Ministry announced on Tuesday that the naval forces of the two countries are running a joint war game in the Persian Gulf.

  • سردار حسین دهقان، وزیر دفاع 2016-12-12 18:09

    Def. Min. departs for South Africa

    TEHRN, Dec. 12 (MNA) – Defense Minister Hossein Dehghan has departed for Pretoria, one of South Africa’s three capitals, in a 2-day tour of the country.

  • nojeh airbase 2016-11-26 16:29

    Russian official:

    Moscow may use Iran's airbase in absence of Admiral Kuznetsov

    MOSCOW, Nov. 26 (MNA) – Russia could use Iran's Hamadan airbase in case the Admiral Kuznetsov aircraft carrier used for anti-terror strikes in Syria moves away from the Syrian borders for a new mission, the Russian upper house of parliament's defense committee chair said Saturday.

  • 02-br7 tasnim jafari90.jpg 2016-11-24 14:19

    IRGC Gen.:

    No Iranian boots on Mosul ground

    TEHRAN, Nov. 24 (MNA) – IRGC commander announced that Iran has no forces in Iraq’s Mosul as the Iraqi forces are operating powerfully needless of any foreign forces.

  • دیدار سپهبد چانگ وان چوان وزیر دفاع جمهوری خلق چین با سردار حسین دهقان وزیر دفاع جمهوری اسلامی ایران 2016-11-21 11:25

    By: Mina Ahmadi

    Iran, China deepening military ties

    TEHRAN, Nov. 21 (MNA) – Since the triumph of the Islamic Revolution 38 years ago, Beijing has always been Tehran's economic, political and security partner and has never halted its cooperation with the Islamic Republic.

  • وزرای دفاع ایران و چین 2016-11-14 15:06

    Defense coop. with China Iran's priority

    TEHRAN, Nov. 14 (MNA) – Iran’s Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehghan said the development of long-term defense-military relations and cooperation with China is considered as Iran's top priority in defense diplomacy.

  • ناوگروه 2016-10-01 14:44

    Iran, Pakistan navies held joint drill

    TEHRAN, Oct. 01 (MNA) – The bilateral naval exercise of Iran and Pakistan began in Port of Karachi with attendance of the 43rd flotilla of Iran's Navy.

  • محفل انس با قرآن با حضور امیر دریادار حبیب الله سیاری فرمانده نیروی دریایی ارتش 2016-09-17 11:18

    Iran Navy cmdr. visits S Africa’s military expo

    TEHRAN, Sep. 17 (MNA) – Iran’s Navy Commander Rear-Admiral Habibollah Sayyari heading a high-ranking military delegation paid a visit to South Africa’s aerospace and defense exhibition.

  • jahangiri 2016-09-10 14:43

    1st VP Jahangiri:

    Iran-Russia nuclear coop. to pursue peaceful uses

    BUSHEHR, Sep. 10 (MNA) – Vice-President Es’haq Jahangiri said Sat. Iran’s cooperation with Russia will be aimed at peaceful nuclear energy, military industry and counterterrorism.

  • پایگاه هوایی نوژه 2016-09-10 14:22

    Moscow, Tehran reportedly plan to prepare Hamadan Base for Russian warplanes

    MOSCOW, Sep. 10 (MNA) – Moscow and Tehran are currently in negotiations over the redeployment of Russian bombers to the Hamadan airbase in Iran so that they could resume their counterterrorism missions in Syria, Izvestiya reported, citing an unnamed source in military and diplomatic circles.

  • دیدار هیات نظامی ایران و ایتالیا 2016-09-06 16:06

    Italian military invites Iran Navy to Italy waters

    TEHRAN, Sep. 06 (MNA) – Italian Rear-Admiral Roberto Chia Marcella and Iran’s Navy Commander Rear-Admiral Habibollah Sayyari have met in the Iranian capital, Tehran, September 5.

  • نیروهای مسلح 2016-09-05 10:06

    Italian military delegation visits Iran Armed Forces

    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.

  • علی شمخانی 2016-08-27 23:57


    New joint military commission ‘critical to closer ties’

    TEHRAN, Aug. 27 (MNA) – SNSC secretary-general and Leader’s representative to the Council has said India should exercise self-restraint in Kashmir to rule out mentality which perceives discrimination among Muslims.

  • جنایت جدید عربستان در یمن‎ 2016-08-20 17:34

    US withdraws staff from S. Arabia dedicated to Yemen mission

    TEHRAN, Aug. 20 (MNA) – The US military has withdrawn from Saudi Arabia its personnel who were coordinating with the Saudi-led air campaign in Yemen, and sharply reduced the number of staff elsewhere who were assisting in that planning, Reuters reported on Friday.

  • ناوگروه 2016-03-05 12:15

    Iran, Tanzania Navy officials agree on regular visits

    TEHRAN, Mar. 05 (MNA) – Iranian ambassador to Dodoma said Tanzanian military officials have reached an agreement with the Iranian navy for regular visits of Iran’s training and operational fleet.

  • ناو ارتش 2016-03-01 22:36

    Navy's 38th flotilla arrives in Tanzania's Dar es Salaam

    TEHRAN, Mar. 01 (MNA) – Iran’s Army Navy’s 38th flotilla of warships has arrived in Tanzanian port city of Dar es Salaam.

  • 02-br3 ilna dehghan70.jpg 2016-02-14 11:01

    Defense min. due in Moscow on Mon.

    TEHRAN, Feb. 14 (MNA) – Iran’s Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehghan will be off to Russia on Monday at the invitation of his host Sergey Shoigu.

  •     2016-01-20 09:22

    Dehghan urges ‘more serious Pakistani role’ on border security

    TEHRAN, Jan. 20 (MNA) – Iran’s defense minister has urged Pakistan to play a more serious role in fighting border infiltration of terrorist agents and other elements of insecurity.

  • iran china 2015-11-05 12:21

    Air Force Commander:

    Joint military drill necessary for Iran, China

    TEHRAN, Nov. 05 (MNA) – The commander of the Air Force of the Islamic Republic of Iran’s Army is in Beijing for a visit to Chinese army and discuss and sign joint agreements between two armies.

  • iran-russia 2015-10-17 09:30

    Officials confer on Russian-Iranian military coop.

    TEHRAN, Oct. 17 (MNA) – Iranian Deputy Defense Minister Nasrollah Kalantari met his Russian counterpart Anatoly Antonov Fri. to discuss issues of military cooperation and regional security.