Defense Power



  • امیر حاتمی 2018-05-15 18:51

    Iran ready to expand military coop. with Bolivia: MoD

    TEHRAN, May 15 (MNA) – Iran’s Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami has said Iran is ready to increase military cooperation with friendly countries, including Bolivia, which pursue an independent foreign policy.

  • امیر حاتمی 2018-05-14 19:04

    Iran considers Afghanistan’s security as its own security: defense minister

    TEHRAN, May 14 (MNA) – Iran’s defense minister said in a joint press conference with his Afghan counterpart that Iran considers Afghanistan’s security as its own security, vowing to spare no efforts in the fight against terrorism.

  • امیر حاتمی 2018-05-09 19:44

    No foreign power able to raise threats against Iran: MoD

    TEHRAN, May. 09 (MNA) – Iran’s Minister of Defense Brigadier General Amir Hatami said on Wednesday that Iran’s defensive power is at a level that no foreign power is able to pose threats against the country.

  • امیر حاتمی 2018-04-29 12:51

    Regional security interconnected: Iran Defense Min.

    TEHRAN, Apr. 29 (MNA) – Iran’s Defense Minister Amir Hatami says regional security is interconnected and as such, the country’s Armed Forces are tasked with preserving security and stability across the region.

  • اف4 2018-04-29 11:55

    Iran Army overhauls another F-4 fighter jet

    TEHRAN, Apr. 29 (MNA) – Experts and technical staff at Mehrabad’s Shahid Lashkari Air Force Base have overhauled a grounded F-4 fighter jet.

  • امیر موسوی 2018-04-26 18:25

    Maj. Gen. Mousavi pays visit to SW defense units

    TEHRAN, Apr. 26 (MNA) – The Commander-in-Chief of Iran’s Army Abdolrahim Mousavi is on a tour to Iranian southwestern province of Khuzestan to make an evaluation of the forces’ readiness in that region.

  • کیومرث حیدری 2018-04-19 17:41

    Comdr. says Iranian new tank to join defense forces soon

    TEHRAN, Apr. 19 (MNA) – Iranian Army Ground Forces' Commander Brigadier General Kiumars Heidari told the media that the new Iranian tank, Karrar, will soon be broadly used in the defense mechanism of the country.

  • امیر حاتمی 2018-04-18 20:09

    Iran’s defense ministry ready to help Iraqi armed forces: Iranian min.

    TEHRAN, Apr. 18 (MNA) – during a meeting with Iraqi Army's Chief of Staff, Lieutenant General Othman al-Ghanmi, Iranian Minister of Defense Brigadier General Amir Hatami reassured that Iran is ready to cooperate with Iraq in all areas.

  • امیر حاتمی 2018-04-18 17:08

    Iran, Iraq to hold 1st defense coop. commission

    TEHRAN, Apr. 18 (MNA) – Upon arriving in Baghdad, Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami, told the media that Iran and Iraq will hold their first defense cooperation joint commission during the time of his stay in Iraq.

  • مراسم رژه روز ارتش 2018-04-18 11:38

    VIDEO: Iran Army Day parades

    TEHRAN, Apr. 18 (MNA) – Iran has marked its National Army Day on April 18 with nationwide parades, demonstrating military capabilities and unveiling new domestic defense technologies.

  • ف 2018-04-18 11:24

    Iran unveils new missile system on Army Day

    TEHRAN, Apr. 18 (MNA) – Iranian Army unveiled 'Kamin-2' missile system during a ceremony to commemorate the anniversary of National Army Day in Tehran today.

  • مراسم رژه روز ارتش جمهوری اسلامی 2018-04-18 09:55

    Pres. Rouhani:

    Iran to continue boosting Army; strategy to remain deterrence  

    TEHRAN, Apr. 18 (MNA) – President Rouhani stressed Wed. that the strategy of Iran’s Army will always remain deterrence of aggression and coercion as the country continues to boost military capabilities of its Army and IRGC.

  • مراسم رژه نیروهای مسلح در تهران 2018-04-18 09:03

    Iran marks Army Day with nationwide parades

    TEHRAN, Apr. 18 (MNA) – Iran is commemorating its Army Day, marking the establishment of the Islamic Republic of Iran’s Army, on Wed. during a ceremony attended by President Hassan Rouhani and top military brass.

  • سرلشکر جعفری 2018-04-17 19:45

    IRGC chief hails Army’s defensive capabilities

    TEHRAN, Apr. 17 (MNA) – Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari, the Commander-in-Chief of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) forwarded a message to Major General Abdolrahim Mousavi, the Commander-in-Chief of the Islamic Republic of Iran’s Army extending greetings on the Iranian National Army Day.

  • وزارت دفاع 2018-04-17 19:45

    Army guarantee for defensive power, deterrent might of Iran: statement

    TEHRAN, Apr. 17 (MNA) – The Iranian army has guaranteed the defensive capability and deterrent power of the Islamic Republic of Iran, reads a statement issued by Iranian Ministry of Defense and Logistical Support on Tuesday.

  • aaaaaaa 2018-04-10 16:42


    Iran to respond vigorously to enemies’ miscalculations

    TEHRAN, Apr. 10 (MNA) – Iran’s Minister of Defense (MoD) Brigadier General Amir Hatami considered Iran as undisputed regional superpower and said, “Islamic Republic of Iran will give a harsh response to any miscalculation of enemies.”

  • بازدید امیر فرزاد اسماعیلی فرمانده قرارگاه خاتم الانبیا از خبرگزاری مهر 2018-04-09 11:50

    Iranian cmdr. rejects alleged aerial incursion into Iran's airspace

    TEHRAN, Apr. 09 (MNA) – Iran’s Khatam al-Anbia Air Defense Base commander has rejected recently alleged aerial incursion into Iranian airspace as false and worthless.

  • سرلشکر رشید 2018-04-07 14:02

    Cmdr. Rashid:

    Iran follows defense-deterrence with active presence on waters

    TEHRAN, Apr. 07 (MNA) – Commander of Khatam-al Anbiya Central Headquarters said Sat. that Iran follows the policy of “defense-deterrence” through an “inclusive and active” presence in Persian Gulf and Sea of Oman.

  • 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.