Defense Power



  • علاءالدین بروجردی 2018-03-18 13:17


    Iran needs to strengthen 'look-to-east' policy

    TEHRAN, Mar. 18 (MNA) – In reaction to the new EU sanctions on Iran over its missile program, an Iranian senior MP says Iran should turn its focus toward East and its neighboring countries as the best option.

  • روحانی 2018-03-07 12:54

    No need for concern over Iran’s missiles: Pres. Rouhani

    TEHRAN, Mar. 07 (MNA) – Iranian President Rouhani said Wed. that no country needs to worry about the development of Iran’s defense and missile program, adding that the Islamic Republic’s power will always be in service of strengthening the countries in need.

  • حسین سلامی جانشین فرمانده کل سپاه 2018-03-07 11:19

    IRGC dep. cmdr.:

    Iran’s defense power not containable

    TEHRAN, Mar. 07 (MNA) – The Deputy Commander of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) hailed Iran’s technological achievements in defense, stressing that the country's defense capabilities are neither "negotiable" nor "containable".

  • مراسم رونمایی از  دستاوردهای جدید ارتش 2018-03-01 13:04

    By: Abbas Poustindooz

    Army unveils new defense achievements

    ISFAHAN, Mar. 01 (MNA) – The Army unveiled its new domestically-manufactured defense and military achievements during a Wed. ceremony in Isfahan attended by Commander of Iran's Army Ground Force Brigadier General Kiomars Heidari.

  • سفر حسن روحانی رئیس جمهور به کرمان 2018-02-28 13:22

    No bargain allowed on Iran defense power: Rouhani

    TEHRAN, Feb. 28 (MNA) – President Rouhani stated that Iran demands peace and security in the region, stressing "all regional countries can think of a great union for economy, energy and tourism by relying on the power and peacefulness of Iranian nation."

  • موشک اذرخش 2018-02-28 11:50

    IRGC unveils ‘Azarakhsh’ anti-armored missile

    TEHRAN, Feb. 28 (MNA) – IRGC has unveiled on Wednesday a new domestically-manufactured anti-armored missile called ‘Azarakhsh’ (‘Lightning’), as well as a number of other recent IRGC ground forces’ achievements.

  • سرلشکر جعفری 2018-02-28 11:03

    IRGC cmdr:

    IRGC to boost drone, helicopter units

    TEHRAN, Feb. 28 (MNA) – The Commander-in-Chief of IRGC, Maj. Gen. Mohammad Ali Jafari, announced the Guard Corps’ plan to boost drone and helicopter capabilities due to their decisive roles during operations.

  • امیر حاتمی 2018-02-21 19:56

    Iran after establishing law-bound security in region: DefMin

    TEHRAN, Feb. 21 (MNA) – Visiting Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Hatami told his Azerbaijani counterpart Hasanov, in Baku on Wednesday, that Iran is after setting up security in the region in the framework of law.

  • امیر موسوی 2018-02-13 10:37

    Army cmdr.:

    Iran’s defense walls to go higher

    TEHRAN, Feb. 13 (MNA) – Iran’s Army Commander-in-Chief Brig. Gen. Mousavi said Tue. that the country would build its defense walls even higher against any intrusion by ‘thieves’.

  • velayati 2018-02-11 23:55

    Iran not to seek permission for defense, missile capabilities

    TEHRAN, Feb. 11 (MNA) – In a meeting with French delegation, Ali Akbar Velayati said that if Macron raises Iran's missile program issue during his visit to Tehran, he will receive negative response from Iran.

  • امیر موسوی 2018-02-09 17:34

    Army cmdr.:

    Psychological operations, cyberspace at forefront of confronting enemies in combined war

    TEHRAN, Feb. 9 (MNA) – Iran’s army commander says the enemies are waging a mixture of a psychological and an armed war against the country, warning that the cyberspace is at the forefront of the new version of war.

  • رونمایی از سیستم رانش شفت محترک 1800 اسب دریایی 2018-02-06 15:01

    MoD unveils 1800 hp steerable propeller

    TEHRAN, Feb. 06 (MNA) – On the 6th day of the ten-day period of celebrations marking the Islamic Revolution anniversary, the Iranian deputy defense minister attended at a ceremony unveiling the new achievements of the ministry including a twin propelling steerable shaft and an anti-cavitation system on Tuesday.

  • سردار سلامی 2018-02-05 20:46

    IRGC deputy Cmdr.:

    Iran’s capabilities proportional to threats

    TEHRAN, Feb. 5 (MNA) – IRGC deputy commander says Iran has built its capabilities in accordance with the enemy’s threats.

  • macron 2018/02/05

    French approach to JCPOA is paradoxical

    TEHRAN, Feb. 05 (MNA) – Foreign Policy Commentator, Hanif Ghaffari, is touching upon the approach undertaken by the French in regards with Iran nuclear agreement of 2015.

  • نشست خبری رئیس جمهور 2018-02-04 10:57

    Pres. Rouhani:

    US talks of peace while threatening others with nukes

    TEHRAN, Feb. 04 (MNA) – Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani criticized Washington’s “shameless” hypocrisy in talking about world peace all the while threatening other countries with its new nuclear arsenal.

  • سردار سلامی 2018-02-04 09:51

    Iran considers Syria, Iraq as its 'strategic depth': IRGC deputy cmdr.

    TEHRAN, Feb. 04 (MNA) –IRGC deputy commander says that Iran military advisors are in Syria and Iraq because those two countries are Iran’s strategic depth, adding Iran developed its missile program in response to foreign threats.

  • سردار سلامی 2018-02-03 19:24

    IRGC deputy Cmdr.:

    Iran's defense system among best in world

    Urmia, Feb. 03 (MNA) – IRGC Deputy Commander Hossein Salami said on Monday that the triumph of the Islamic Revolution was a humiliating defeat to its enemies, adding the country defense system is among the best in the world while it has been developed domestically.

  • احمد خاتمی 2018-02-02 16:32

    No interference allowed in Iran’s defensive capabilities: cleric

    TEHRAN, Feb. 02 (MNA) – Ayatollah Seyyed Ahmad Khatami said at Tehran Friday prayers that US is seeking to decrease Iran’s missile capabilities to appease the Zionist Regime but Iran will continue with its missile programs within the framework of its defense strategy.

  • حاشیه جلسه هیات دولت 2018-01-24 20:08

    Iranian official dismisses claims of negotiation over missile program

    TEHRAN, Jan. 24 (MNA) – Mahmoud Vaezi, the Chief of staff of Iran's president says that the government has not agreed to discuss missile program in negotiations and the JCPOA is respected if followed with no change.

  • سردار جزایری 2018-01-24 17:44


    No country has right to interfere in Iran’s internal affairs

    TEHRAN, Jan. 24 (MNA) – Iran’s Armed forces spokesman rules out any future negotiations on Iranian defense affairs, adding “neither France nor other country has the right to interfere in Iran’s internal affairs.”

  • امیر موسوی 2018-01-24 15:07

    Army wraps up massive drills along Makran coast

    TEHRAN, Jan. 24 (MNA) – The two-day large-scale joint military exercises codenamed 'Muhammad Rasoulallah' have wrapped up on Wed. with a march before Jamaran destroyer and in the presence of Army commander-in-chief Mousavi.

  • سردار حسین دهقان 2018-01-24 15:06

    Iran upgrades its missiles range according to threats: former MoD

    TEHRAN, Jan. 24 (MNA) – Former Iraian defense minister says that Westerners are keeping grudge against the Islamic Republic of Iran since the victory of the Islamic Revolution in 1979, and naturally they are after imposing limits on Iran’s missile program.

  • امیر موسوی 2018-01-22 11:44

    ‘Fajr-5’ rocket, ‘Naziat’ missile fired during military drills

    TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) – Spokesperson for large-scale joint military exercises currently underway along the Makran coastal strip noted the successful launch of ‘Fajr-5’ rocket and ‘Naziat’ missile during the drills.

  • سیاری 2018-01-22 10:02

    Massive military drills kick off along Makran coast

    TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) – Iran's Army is holding large-scale joint military exercises codenamed 'Muhammad Rasoulallah' along the Makran coastal strip in the country's southern and southeastern regions.

  • وزیر دفاع 2018-01-17 22:55

    Iran, Pakistan to expand defense coop.

    TEHRAN, Jan. 17 (MNA) – In a meeting with Pakistani defense minister, Iranian defense minister said Iran and Pakistan enjoy having high capabilities in science, technology and defense industries.

  • نخستين روز هفتمين رزمايش فدائيان حريم ولايت 2018-01-14 14:34

    Iran’s overhauled Su-24 delivered to Air Force

    TEHRAN, Jan. 14 (MNA) – Iranian experts at an airbase in Shiraz have overhauled a Sukhoi Su-24 attack aircraft, which has now joined the operational fleet of Army’s air force.

  • دریادار رستگاری 2018-01-06 19:17

    Defense industry backing Iran’s naval fleet

    TEHRAN, Jan. 06 (MNA) – Iranian Defense Ministry's Marine Industries Organization Rear Admiral Amir Rastegari reassured Navy Commander Rear Admiral Hossein Khanzadi that marine industry of Iran is a full supporter of Iran’s Navy.

  • وزارت خزانه داری آمریکا 2018-01-05 11:00

    US sanctions 5 new Iranian entities

    TEHRAN, Jan. 05 (MNA) – The US administration added 5 other Iranian institutions to the list of sanctions for their alleged involvement in Iran’s ballistic missile program, as well as putting Iran on the list of violators of religious freedom on Thursday.

  • امیر حاتمی 2017-12-26 19:59

    MoD makes resolution to boost defense might

    TEHRAN, Dec. 26 (MNA) – Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami vowed on Tuesday that the military might of the country will be developed regardless of pressures posed by US.

  • امیر حاتمی 2017-12-20 11:09

    Enemy seeking to undermine Iran’s regional influence, defense power

    TEHRAN, Dec. 20 (MNA) – Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami said the enemies have come to the conclusion that they are not capable of posing a serious threat to Iran and they aim to restrict the regional influence and defense power of the Islamic Republic of Iran.