Iran's Armed Forces



  • سردار جزایری 2018-03-05 12:19

    Armed forces spox:

    Iran to resolutely continue missile program

    TEHRAN, Mar. 05 (MNA) – Iran’s Armed Forces Spokesman says that no politician has the right to start dialogue on the country’s missile defense system with the foreigners, adding Iran will resolutely continue its missile program.

  • سردار جزایری 2018-03-03 15:01

    Iran missile talks conditioned on US, Europe destroying arsenals

    TEHRAN, Mar. 03 (MNA) – Iran’s Armed Forces Spokesman says that Iran will not negotiate over its missile defense system unless the United States and the European countries destroy all their nuclear weapons.

  • 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.

  • حضور سردار جزایری در خبرگزاری مهر 2018-02-26 11:27


    US pressure on Iraq’s Nujaba ‘not surprising’

    TEHRAN, Feb. 26 (MNA) – Iran’s Armed forces spokesman said Mon. that it would have been more surprising if the US had not imposed sanctions on Iraq’s al-Nujaba Movement, since US targets strength and ignores weak points.

  • رژه موتور سواران نیروهای مسلح 2018-02-01 13:26

    By: Mohammad Mohsenifar

    Armed Forces motorcyclists mark Islamic Revolution anniv.

    TEHRAN, Feb.1 (MNA) – Armed Forces motorcyclists, in celebration of the 39th anniversary of the 1979 Islamic Revolution, marched the distance from Mehrabad Airport to the mausoleum of Ayatollah Khomeini on Thursday.

  • 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.”

  • zolfaghari 2017-12-20 11:24


    Iran, Turkey to cooperate more on security

    TEHRAN, Dec. 20 (MNA) – Following his recent trip to Turkey, Iranian deputy interior minister told reporters on Tuesday in Tehran they discussed implementing the joint security agreement with Turkish officials.

  • سردار سرلشکر رحیم صفوی 2017-12-19 14:13

    Former IRGC gen.:

    Enemy’s likely threats against Iran to be through air, sea

    TEHRAN, Dec. 19 (MNA) – Maj. Gen. Yahya Rahim Safavi, the top military advisor of Leader, while describing scenarios of possible future threats against Iran, said air and sea comprise main sources of potential military threats.

  • سردار عباس سدهی 2017-12-18 10:59

    “Navy capable of building 200m long warships”

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – Iranian military official said on Sunday that “if the government supplies appropriate budget share, the navy will be able to construct warships with a length of 200m.”

  • سردار امیرعلی حاجی زاده 2017-12-14 20:02

    IRGC to give crushing response to enemies

    TEHRAN, Dec. 14 (MNA) – Iranian Armed Forces will respond with an iron fist to any plots by the enemies, said the commander of Aerospace Force of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps.

  • سفر سردار قاسم سلیمانی به اصفهان 2017-12-03 15:54

    Gen. Soleimani selected best cmdr of Armed Forces

    TEHRAN, Dec. 03 (MNA) – The 8th Malek Ashtar festival selected the best units of the Armed Forces on Sunday.

  • جشنواره مالک اشتر 2017-12-03 12:25

    Maj. Gen. Bagheri:

    Military intelligence and defensive action, effective ways to foil plots

    TEHRAN, Dec. 03 (MNA) – Maj. Gen. Mohammad Bagheri listed military intelligence, vigilance, caution and enhancing defensive and security powers of the armed forces as the main levers for foiling the enemy plots.

  • دیدار فرماندهان نیروی دریایی ارتش با رهبر انقلاب 2017-11-28 14:00

    Leader receives cmdrs., navy officials on Tue.

    TEHRAN, Nov. 28 (MNA) – Commanders and officials of Iran's Naval Forces met with the Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Khamenei on Tuesday.

  • bagheri 2017-11-26 10:35

    Army chief of staff visits quake-hit areas in Kermanshah

    KERMANSHAH, Nov. 26 (MNA) – Maj. Gen. Mohammad Bagheri, Iran’s Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces and a delegation have arrived in Kermanshah to visit the quake-hit areas today.

  • سردار باقری 2017-11-13 11:42

    Army, IRGC dispatch aid to quake-hit areas in western Iran

    TEHRAN, Nov. 13 (MNA) – Following the 7.3 magnitude earthquake on Iran-Iraq border which left at least 200 people dead and hundreds injured, Iran’s Army and Revolutionary Guard Corps have dispatched forces to assist with rescue operations.

  • جعفری 2017-11-07 20:30

    Pakistan army chief:

    Pakistan eyes closer ties with Iran despite enemy's plots

    TEHRAN, Nov. 07 (MNA) – Visiting Pakistani army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa stressed his country’s resolve to strengthen relations with Iran despite the enemy’s divisive plots.

  • رئیس ستاد ارتش پاکستان 2017-11-06 10:12

    Iran, Pakistan urge tightening defense coop.

    TEHRAN, Nov. 06 (MNA) – Army chiefs of Iran and Pakistan discussed ways to increase defense and security cooperation in a Monday meeting in Tehran.

  • سردار باقری 2017-11-01 13:23

    Iran, Russia talk Syria, military coop. in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Nov. 01 (MNA) – In a meeting between Iran’s army chief Bagheri and his Russian counterpart Valery Gerasimov, the two sides exchanged views on military cooperation and the latest development in Syria.

  • امیر اسماعیلی 2017-10-24 17:23

    IRGC, Army united against enemies: Brig. Gen. Esmaili

    TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) –There is no disagreement between Iranian regular army and the IRGC, says the commander of Khatam Al-Anbia Air Defense Base Brigadier General Farzad Esmaili.

  • حضور سردار جزایری در خبرگزاری مهر 2017-10-21 11:58

    Deputy army chief wards EU off Iran missile activity

    TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (MNA) – Reacting to some European officials’ remarks on pressuring Iran about its missile program, Brig. Gen. Massoud Jazayeri strongly warned EU against meddling in matters related to Iran’s missile activities.  

  • دریادار سیاری 2017-10-19 11:19

    Navy Commander Sayyari

    Foreign navies' presence creates instability in region

    TEHRAN, Oct. 19 (MNA) – Navy Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari said Wed. that the presence of foreign navies in the region who impose unsolicited security measures creates instability in territorial waters of the region.

  • باقری 2017-10-17 21:29

    Army chief Bagheri lands in Syria

    TEHRAN, Oct. 17 (MNA) – Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Maj. Gen. Bagheri has arrived in Syrian capital, Damascus, to hold talks with senior Syrian officials.

  • سردار جزایری 2017-10-17 11:52

    Armed Forces spox:

    Iran owns cutting-edge missile technology

    TEHRAN, Oct. 17 (MNA) – Brigadier General Jazayeri said Mon. that Iran has the latest missile technology, stressing that the country’s defense capability is non-negotiable.

  • سرلشگر باقری 2017-10-02 13:44

    Iran, Turkey to step up military coop. 

    TEHRAN, Oct. 02 (MNA) – Army Chief Maj. Gen. Bagheri, while stressing Iran-Turkey’s common stance toward KRG independence referendum, said the two countries will increase military cooperation by staging joint drills.  

  • سردار جزایری 2017-09-30 16:03

    Armed Forces spox:

    Iran, Iraq to stage joint drill on western borders

    TEHRAN, Sep. 30 (MNA) – Brig. Gen. Massoud Jazayeri announced Sat. that Iranian and Iraqi military forces will take part in a joint exercise on the country's western borders in the near future.

  • رژه نیرو های مسلح در همدان / رضا زنگنه 2017-09-23 14:34

    By: Mohsen Noferesti, Aref Fathi

    Armed Forces nationwide military parades

    TEHRAN, Sep. 23 (MNA) – Iranian Armed Forces have staged nationwide military parades on the occasion of the 36th anniversary of the Saddam’s invasion of Iran and the eight years of Sacred Defense.

  • سردار جزایری 2017-09-03 16:27

    Armed Forces spox:

    US can do as wishes if finds JCPOA worthless

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – Brig. Gen. Massoud Jazayeri said Sun. that if US finds the nuclear deal without merit it can do as it wishes but it certainly cannot make decisions about issues related to Iran’s defense program.

  • بازدید سرلشگر باقری رییس ستاد کل نیروهای مسلح از نمایشگاه دست آوردهای بومی قرارگاه پدافند هوایی 2017-09-02 14:04

    Army Chief:

    Iran enjoys completely safe air space

    TEHRAN, Sep. 02 (MNA) – Army Chief Maj. Gen. Bagheri said, in view of threats against the country, air defense remains a top priority for armed forces of the Islamic Republic of Iran.

  • رهبری 2017-08-22 08:34

    Leader appoints new Army Cmdr-in-chief

    TEHRAN, Aug. 22 (MNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution issued two separate decrees on Monday appointing new commander-in-chief for Army and assigning a new post to the former commander.

  • سردار باقری 2017-08-17 10:34

    Iran, Turkey exchange views on regional issues

    TEHRAN, Aug. 17 (MNA) – Head of the Iranian Staff of Armed Forces Mohammad Bagheri held talks with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Turkish Defense Minister Nurettin Canikli on Wednesday evening in Ankara.