Brigadier General Hossain Dehghan



  • dehghan 2016-09-13 13:47

    Ceasefire could reinforce terrorists: Def. minister

    TEHRAN, Sep. 13 (MNA) – Defense Minister Hossein Dehghan said there is a concern that supporters of terrorist groups make use of ceasefire as an opportunity to equip and reorganize the terrorist groups.

  • dehghan 2016-09-10 13:26

    Defense Min.:

    Iran bearer of peace, friendship message throughout history

    TEHRAN, Sep. 10 (MNA) – Iran’s Defense Minister Dehghan, in a message to 35th CISM Volleyball, said Islamic Republic of Iran has carried message of peace and friendship throughout its rich history.

  • بازدید.jpg 2016-08-31 19:38


    ‘Offensive capabilities’ should also be prioritized

    TEHRAN, Aug. 31 (MNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution has told a defense achievements exhibition meeting offensive capabilities should also be prioritized along with defensive capabilities.

  • nojeh airbase 2016/08/31

    By: Parnaz Talebi

    Nojeh airbase; climax of Iran-Russia defense cooperation

    TEHRAN, Aug. 31 (MNA) – Deploying Iran’s airbase by Russia Air Force to attack terrorist positions in Syria has been proved highly controversial, however, it indicates the close ties Iran and Russia hold countering terrorism in the region.

  • بهره برداری از 7 طرح مهم در حوزه جغرافیایی دفاعی 2016-08-28 09:12

    Unveiling ceremony of Army achievements

    TEHRAN, Aug. 28 (MNA) – Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehghan unveiled seven major geographical projects of defense arena including the vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) drone for the first time in the country.

  • dehghan 2016-08-27 15:50

    Def. Min. unveils VTOL UAV

    TEHRAN, Aug. 27 (MNA) – Ministry of Defense has unveiled its 7 new achievements of indigenous satellite orbit software, 3D topography maps, and digital elevation model (DEM), along four other achievements.

  • dehghan 2016-08-26 16:50

    Def. Min.:

    Iran sees no limits on radar production

    TEHRAN, Aug. 26 (MNA) – Defense Minister Dehghan said Iran is now producing and exporting all types of radars.

  • سفر حسین دهقان وزیر دفاع به همدان 2016-08-25 16:19

    Def. Min.:

    Foreign encroachments in southern waters ‘severely punishable’

    ISFAHAN, Aug. 25 (MNA) – Defense Minister Dehghan has told a press conference in Isfahan Russian air fighters provide support for Syrian army on the ground against ISIL.

  • سردار دهقان 2016-08-23 17:03

    Def. Min. letter highlights misinterpretation in Hamedan airbase case

    TEHRAN, Aug. 23 (MNA) – Defense minister has send a letter to Parliament speaker to expiate for his allegedly misunderstood remarks on Parliament role in Hamedan airbase case.

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    Russian jet fighters still flying from Iran

    TEHRAN, Aug. 23 (MNA) – Speaker of the Iranian Parliament has emphasized that flights of Russian fighter aircraft are still being performed from Nojeh airbase in Hamedan.

  • سردار دهقان 2016-08-22 11:37

    DM Dehghan:

    Russia announced use of Hamedan airbase without prior notice

    TEHRAN, Aug. 22 (MNA) – Iran’s Defense Min. said Russians announced use of Iranian military airbase in Hamedan without prior notice.

  • نشست خبری وزیر دفاع و پشتیبانی نیروهای مسلح 2016-08-21 13:50

    Military to develop maritime cruise missile soon

    TEHRAN, Aug. 21 (MNA) – Iranian defense minister announced the production of maritime cruise missile in near future.

  • بازدید رییس جمهوری از توانمندیهای وزارت دفاع در حوزه هوایی 2016-08-21 10:25

    Pres. Rouhani unveils Bavar-373 missile system

    TEHRAN, Aug. 21 (MNA) – President Rouhani has inaugurated Bavar-373 which is an Iranian long-range mobile air defense system.

  • نشست خبری وزیر دفاع و پشتیبانی نیروهای مسلح 2016-08-20 14:14

    By: Mohammadreza Abbasi

    Defense min. holds presser

    TEHRAN, Aug. 20 (MNA) – Brig. Gen. Hossein Dehghan attended a press conference on Saturday, touching upon different regional and international issues.

  • سردار دهقان 2016-08-20 13:25

    Def. Min.:

    Second airbase would be provided for Russia

    TEHRAN, Aug. 20 (MNA) – Defense minister has told a press conference on Saturday Iran would provide a second airbase to Russia if situation demands, as a measure in the framework of quadrilateral deal to fight ISIL.

  • گرامیداشت سالروز 24 خرداد با حضور سردار دهقان وزیر دفاع در شیراز 2016-08-19 16:03

    Gen. Dehghan:

    No limit for missiles in range, destruction power, precision

    TEHRAN, Aug. 19 (MNA) - Defense minister underlined that Iran's missile power is to deter enemies and Islamic Republic would bear no limitation on its missile program.

  • سفر حسین دهقان وزیر دفاع به همدان 2016-08-16 16:39

    US set to deprive merits of JCPOA

    TEHRAN, Aug. 16 (MNA) – Iranian defense minister said that the US is the enemy of Iran and naturally unwilling to let Iran benefit from the nuclear deal of July 14, 2015.

  • سردار حسین دهقان، وزیر دفاع 2016-07-20 19:28

    Dehghan in Parl.:

    'Part of S300 missile system' deployed

    TEHRAN, Jul. 20 (MNA) – Defense minister has told Parliament open session on Wednesday the ministry has deployed part of S300 missile system delivered by Russia.

  • dehghan 2016-07-19 13:59

    Def. Min.:

    Enemy propaganda of little impact on Iran's missile capabilities

    TEHRAN, JUL. 19 (MNA) – Defense minister has said Iran has been in an ongoing process of improving its deterrence and defensive capabilities, with enemy propaganda and psychological war having little impact on this process.

  • dehghan 2016-07-05 11:58

    Dehghan congratulates Eid al-Fitr to his Muslim counterparts

    TEHRAN, Jul. 05 (MNA) – Iran’s defense minister felicitated his counterparts in Islamic countries on the occasion of Eid al-Fitr, on Tuesday.

  • shamkhani 2016-06-27 18:16

    Shamkhani arrives in Moscow

    TEHRAN, Jun. 27 (MNA) – Iran's Secretary of Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Shamkhani has arrived in Moscow to meet and talk with Russian officials.

  • دیدار وزرای دفاع ایران و سوریه 2016-06-11 10:28

    By: Mohammad Agah

    Dehghan meets with Syrian counterpart

    TEHRAN, Jun. 10 (MNA) – Iran’s Defense Minister Brig. Gen. Hossein Dehghan met with his Syrian counterpart Fahd Jassem al-Freij on the sidelines of Iran-Russia-Syria trilateral meeting on fighting terrorism on Thursday.

  •  نشست سه جانبه وزرای دفاع ایران، روسیه و سوریه 2016-06-10 15:08

    DM Dehghan:

    'Iran’s duty to back Syria in fighting terrorism'

    TEHRAN, Jun. 10 (MNA) – Iran’s Defense Min. Dehghan in a trilateral meeting on defense cooperation with Syria and Russia said Iran deems it its duty to back Syria in fighting terrorism as requested by the Syrian government.

  • شمخانی و وزیر دفاع روسیه 2016-06-10 14:00

    Support for Syrian govt., support for peace

    TEHRAN, Jun. 10 (MNA) – Meeting with Russian Def. Min. Sergey Shoygu, Iran’s Ali Shamkhani reiterated that the support for Syrian nation and administration is for the cause of stability in the Arab country.

  • سردار دهقان 2016-06-09 21:01

    Gen. Dehghan:

    Truce in Syria should not reinforce terrorists

    TEHRAN, Jun. 09 (MNA) – Iran’s defense minister, while underlining continuation of fight against Takfiri groups until establishment of stability and security in region, said acceptable ceasefire in Syria is the one that doesn’t support terrorists.

  • trilateral 2016-06-08 11:23

    Tehran to host Iran-Russia-Syria defense ministers meeting Thu.

    TEHRAN, Jun. 08 (MNA) – Defense ministers of Iran, Russia and Syria will come together for a trilateral meeting on the latest regional developments in Tehran on Thursday.

  • رونمایی از سه دستاورد فناورانه دانشگاه صنعتی مالك اشتر 2016-06-01 15:03

    DM unveils 3 domestic technological achievements

    TEHRAN, Jun. 01 (MNA) – Three technological achievements including a national Positioning System, Robotic Vacuum Coating Machine and Vacuum Arc Remelting (VAR) Furnace were unveiled Wed. in the presence of Defense Min. Dehghan.

  • کراپ‌شده - سردار دهقان 2016-05-30 19:28

    Def. Min.:

    Iran would respond ‘threat with threat’

    TEHRAN, May 30 (MNA) – Defense minister has told a conference in Malik Ashtar University of Technology the nation has worked out opportunities out of any threat and restriction imposed by the US.

  • دهقان 2016-05-28 22:52

    Def. Min.:

    US ‘focused on targeting Iran’s national economy’

    TEHRAN, May 28 (MNA) – Iran’s defense minister has said enemies have been closely watching all movements and plans of the Islamic Republic of Iran to weaken Iran’s national economy.

  • کراپ‌شده - سردار دهقان 2016-05-25 10:01

    Defense min.:

    American-Zionist vast conspiracy still going on in region

    TEHRAN, May 25 (MNA) – Iran’s Defense Minister Dehghan evaluated the agitations in Iraq and Syria as a massive American-Zionist conspiracy which has sparked war in Muslim territories.