Brigadier General Hossain Dehghan



  • حسین دهقان وزیر دفاع و پشتیبانی از نیروهای مسلح 2017-02-01 14:45

    West's military drill in Persian Gulf to yield no results

    TEHRAN, Feb. 01 (MNA) – Iran’s Defense Min. Dehghan said the West joint military maneuver in the Persian Gulf with participation of US, UK, France and Australia will not yield their own and littoral states’ intended results.

  • سفر ویگن سرکیسیان وزیر دفاع جمهوری ارمنستان به ایران 2017-01-31 13:08

    Armenian def. min. officially welcomed in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Jan. 31 (MNA) – Minister of Defense of the Republic of Armenia Vigen Sargsyan, who arrived in Tehran on Monday evening at official invitations of his Iranian counterpart Brig. Gen. Dehghan, was officially welcomed during a ceremony on Tuesday morning.

  • وزرای دفاع ایران و ارمنستان 2017-01-31 12:38

    Armenian def. min. hails Iran’s prominent position in world

    TEHRAN, Jan. 31 (MNA) – Armenia’s Defense Minister Sargsyan said his country was opposed regional tensions as appreciated Iran’s effort in alleviating ongoing crises.

  • آیت‌الله هاشمی رفسنجانی در قاب تصویر 2017-01-09 10:58

    Ministers, officials offer condolences over Rafsanjani’s passing

    TEHRAN, Jan. 09 (MNA) – A number of Iranian ministers and officials have expressed condolences for ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani’s demise in separate messages.

  • افتتاح خط تولید مهمات کالیبر کوچک 2017-01-02 16:24

    Iran launches SCA production line

    TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (MNA) – Iran’s Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehghan on Monday inaugurated a production line for small caliber ammunition.

  • کالیبر 2017-01-02 12:15

    SCA production line inaugurated

    TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (MNA) – Defense minister has inaugurated a production line of Small Caliber Ammunition (SCA) in Defense Industries Organization.

  • dehghan 2016-12-28 09:19

    Iran Def. Min.:

    US wants ISIL terrorists to stay

    TEHRAN, Dec. 28 (MNA) – US appears unready to play a serious role in fighting ISIL as it has fostered terrorists itself and now wants them to remain in the Middle East, Iranian Defense Minister Hossein Dehghan told RT.

  • dehghan 2016-12-26 14:11

    Defense Min.:

    Iran at vanguard of fighting terror

    TEHRAN, Dec. 26 (MNA) – Iranian Defense Min. Brig. Gen. Hossein Dehghan said Iran is at the vanguard of fighting violence, terrorism and extremism as a humanitarian move.

  • dehghan 2016-12-20 15:28

    Iran Defense Min.:

    Iran-Russia-Syria coordination allows to influence situation

    MOSCOW, Dec. 20 (MNA) – Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehghan said Tue. that the coalition of Iran, Russia and Syria can influence the situation on the ground.

  • وزرای خارجه و دفاع 2016-12-20 12:18

    Zarif, Dehghan arrive in Moscow

    TEHRAN, Dec. 20 (MNA) – Iran’s Javad Zarif and Hossein Dehghan will sit with their Turkish and Russian counterparts in a trilateral meeting to discuss developments in the region especially in Syria.

  • پرچم ایران و روسیه 2016-12-19 16:11

    Iran's FM, MoD to meet counterparts in Moscow

    TEHRAN, Dec. 19 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and Minister of Defense Brigadier General Hossein Dehghan will meet with their Russian counterparts on Tuesday.

  • dehghan and Sergey Shoigu 2016-12-18 09:31

    Iran, Russia MDs focus on Aleppo in phone talks

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – Iranian and Russian defense ministers, in a telephone conversation on Saturday, discussed the latest developments following the liberation of Syrian city of Aleppo.

  • dehghan 2016-12-14 15:45

    Min. of Def. felicitates Syrian counterpart on Aleppo liberation

    TEHRAN, Dec. 14 (MNA) – Iran’s Hossein Dehghan has congratulated Syrian defense minister on liberation of Aleppo through a phone call.

  • dehghan 2016-12-14 11:05

    Iran, S Africa sign defense-military MoU

    PRETORIA, Dec. 14 (MNA) – Iran and South Africa have inked a memorandum of understanding to boost defense and military cooperation in line with promoting regional and international peace and stability.

  • dehghan 2016-12-14 09:21

    S African president:

    S Africa not to let anyone damage ties with Iran

    PRETORIA, Dec. 14 (MNA) – South African President Jacob Zuma stressed his country’s resolve for expanding cooperation with Iran, saying no country would be allowed to damage Pretoria-Tehran ties.

  • دیدار حسین دهقان وزیر دفاع با ماپیسا انکاکولا وزیر دفاع  آفریقای جنوبی 2016-12-14 09:02

    Dehghan meets S African Pres.

    PRETORIA, Dec. 14 (MNA) – Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehghan met with South African President Jacob Zuma in Pretoria on Tuesday

  • 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.

  • سردار دهقان 2016-12-11 21:26


    Iran not to be any war initiator

    TEHRAN, Dec. 11 (MNA) – Minister of defense has addressed Tehran Security Conference during which he said any war against Iran would only have the initiator as true loser.

  • سردار دهقان 2016-12-07 20:29


    Civilians used as ‘human shield’ in Aleppo

    TEHRAN, Dec. 07 (MNA) – Defense minister has told ICRC head requests for ceasefire in Aleppo is a contrivance to improve the odds of terrorists.

  • حضور سردار حسین دهقان وزیر دفاع در مراسم آغاز سال تحصیلی جدید در دبیرستان توحید 2016-11-26 14:20

    Def. Min.:

    Iran to contribute to any action protecting Syria

    TEHRAN, Nov. 26 (MNA) – Defense Minister Hossein Dehghan has said Iran is ready to contribute to any action protecting Syria including cooperation with Russia.

  • 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.

  • افتتاح هشتمين نمايشگاه بين المللي هوايي و هوانوردي ايران در جزیره کیش 2016-11-17 11:58

    By: Mahmoud Khabbaz

    Iran Air Show 2016 kicks off

    KISH ISLAND, Nov. 17 (MNA) – The 8th edition of Iran Air Show started on November 16 in Kish Island in the presence of Minister of Defense General Dehghan and VP Sorena Sattari.

  • دیدار سپهبد چانگ وان چوان وزیر دفاع جمهوری خلق چین با سردار حسین دهقان وزیر دفاع جمهوری اسلامی ایران 2016-11-15 08:45

    Iranian, Chinese defense ministers meet

    TEHRAN, Nov. 15 (MNA) – Iran’s Minister of Defense General Hossain Dehghan held talks with his Chinese counterpart Chang Wanquan on Monday in Tehran.

  • 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.

  • Chang Wanquan 2016-11-13 10:41

    Chinese defense min. arrives in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Nov. 13 (MNA) – Chinese Minister of Defense Chang Wanquan arrived in Tehran on Sunday and was welcomed by his Iranian counterpart Dehghan.

  • Chang Wanquan 2016-11-12 14:13

    Chinese defense min. to visit Iran

    TEHRAN, Nov. 12 (MNA) – Chang Wanquan, Minister of Defense and State Councilor of the People's Republic of China and a general in the People's Liberation Army will pay an official visit to Iran on Sunday.

  • سردار دهقان 2016-10-26 11:47

    Defense min.:

    US human rights utilized to rescue ISIL terrorists

    TEHRAN, Oct. 26 (MNA) – Iran’s Defense Minister Hossein Dehghan said Wed. wherever anti-terrorist operations are on the verge of success, the US utilizes its human rights discourse to rescue ISIL and al-Nusra terrorists.

  • dehghan 2016-10-09 15:32

    Def. Min.:

    Saudi rulers should be tried for war crimes

    TEHRAN, Oct. 09 (MNA) – Defense Minister has called for trial and punishment of Saudi Arabian rulers on charges of war crimes in Yemen.

  • حضور سردار حسین دهقان وزیر دفاع در مراسم آغاز سال تحصیلی جدید در دبیرستان توحید 2016-09-28 20:46

    Def. Min.:

    Undermining Sacred Defense ‘misguided’

    TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) – Minister of defense has said Iran has now been an influential country in the region whose scope spread to all international developments.

  • موشک ذوالفقار 2016-09-25 12:29

    Iran unveils Zulfaghar long-range ballistic missile

    TEHRAN, Sep. 25 (MNA) – Iran's minister of defense inaugurated Zulfaghar ballistic missile production line and announced a number of long-range missiles would be launched in near future.