Iran's Military



  • سردار امیرعلی حاجی زاده Today 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.

  • ارائه حکم جدید دکتر رهبر به عنوان رئیس دانشگاه آزاد اسلامی توسط دکتر علی اکبر ولایتی 2017-12-03 13:15


    Iran requires no permission on defense issues

    TEHRAN, Dec. 03 (MNA) – Leader’s advisor said the Islamic Republic of Iran would never ask for permission over defensive purposes nor will it allow others to interfere with its affairs.

  • دیدار فرمانده ارتش وسپاه 2017-11-29 15:19

    Army, IRGC cooperate on boosting missile power

    TEHRAN, Nov. 29 (MNA) – Iranian Army Chief General Mousavi and IRGC Commander Brig. Gen. Jafari met Sunday to discuss the necessity of boosting Army, Navy, air force and missile powers.

  • امیر حاتمی 2017-11-22 15:48

    We categorically counter threats against Iran: Hatami

    TEHRAN, Nov. 22 (MNA) – In the joint meeting of the members of Iran's Parliament National Security and Foreign Policy Commission with ministry of defense officials the parties discussed Iran’s defensive abilities.

  • نخستين روز هفتمين رزمايش فدائيان حريم ولايت 2017-11-01 10:26

    Phantom, Su-24 fighters hit ground targets in massive drill

    TEHRAN, Nov. 01 (MNA) – As part of Fada’eeyan-e Harim-e Velayat 7 military drills (Devotees of Guardianship) underway in Isfahan, McDonnell FH Phantom and Sukhoi Su-24 jet fighters successfully attacked land targets.

  • وزارت دفاع 2017-10-24 20:57

    Iran, Azerbaijan form first joint defense commission

    TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) – The first joint commission of Iran and Azerbaijan’s defense cooperation was held in Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Defense.

  • حلوصی آکار 2017-10-02 09:27

    Turkish army chief arrives in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Oct. 02 (MNA) – The Chief of the General Staff of Turkish Armed Forces Hulusi Akar arrived in Mehrabad Airport, where he was greeted by Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Maj. Gen. Bagheri.

  • آیت الله سید احمد خاتمی امام جمعه موقت تهران 2017-09-15 16:57

    Friday cleric:

    Iran’s military sites to remain top secret

    TEHRAN, Sep. 15 (MNA) – Ayatollah Khatami said the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) has never allowed foreigners to gain access to confidential information of Iran and military sites will therefore remain top secret.

  • شمخانی 2017-09-15 13:02


    Access to Iran’s military sites out of question

    TEHRAN, Sep. 15 (MNA) – Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani said the issue of access to military sites had been completely abolished.

  • دیدار رئیس دانشگاه ملی استرالیا با علی اکبر ولایتی 2017-09-12 17:12

    No foreigner to inspect Iran’s military sites: Velayati

    TEHRAN, Sep. 12 (MNA) – After receiving former French FM in Tehran, Iranian Head of Strategic Research Center Velayati told the media that Amano’s claim of access to Iran’s military sites was false.

  • ارائه حکم جدید دکتر رهبر به عنوان رئیس دانشگاه آزاد اسلامی توسط دکتر علی اکبر ولایتی 2017-08-29 18:54

    ‘US dream of inspecting Iran’s military sites, never to come true’

    TEHRAN, Aug. 29 (MNA) – The former Iranian foreign minister says that Iran would never give in the Americans to find the chance to inspect Iranian military sites through the IAEA.

  • واعظی 2017-08-28 11:04

    Europeans stand firmly in face of US pressure on JCPOA

    TEHRAN, Aug. 28 (MNA) – Former Minister of Communication and current Chief of Staff of the President of Iran Mahmoud Vaezi said the US President Donald Trump’s acts are not in accordance with any principles.

  • علی اکبر ولایتی 2017-08-05 17:54

    Iran's military sites unattainable for US

    TEHRAN, Aug. 05 (MNA) – Head of Strategic Research Center Ali Akbar Velayati said Americans will never get access to the military sites in Iran, which is part of Iran's security zone.

  • مسابقات ارتش های جهان 2017-08-04 22:15

    Iran wins 4th place in military Olympics

    TEHRAN, Aug. 04 (MNA) – Al-Mahdi Airborne Brigade of Special Forces who represented Iran in the International Army Games 2017 won the 4th place at the end of the competitions.

  • war games 2017-07-23 11:43

    Iran sends 2 warships to 2017 Intl. Army Games

    TEHRAN, Jul. 23 (MNA) – Iran has dispatched two Peykan-Class warships to Azerbaijan’s Port of Baku to participate in the Sea Cup competition of the annual International Army Games hosted by Russia.

  • حضور سردار جزایری در خبرگزاری مهر 2017-05-15 10:57

    Armed Forces spox.:

    US intelligence ‘limited’ on Iran’s military might

    TEHRAN, May 15 (MNA) – US reports on Iran’s defense power shows the country’s limited intelligence on our actual military might, Deputy Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces said Monday.

  • دیدار روحانی با وزیر دفاع ملی چین 2016-11-15 18:39


    Security across Asian continent ‘integrated’

    TEHRAN, Nov. 15 (MNA) – Iran’s Hassan Rouhani has said Iran sees security of Persian Gulf, Indian Ocean, and China Sea integrated.

  • رزمایش الی بیت المقدس حماسه عاشورایان در خوزستان 2016-11-04 18:45

    By: Mahdi Pedramkhou

    War game in southwestern Iran

    AHVAZ, Nov. 04 (MNA) – Basij forces staged a war game in southwestern cities of Ahvaz, Andimeshk and Behbahan in Khuzestan province.

  • دهمین مراسم دانش‌آموختگی، تحلیف و اعطای سردوشی دانشجویان دانشگاه‌های ارتش 2016-09-28 13:03

    Leader attends graduation, oath-taking ceremony

    TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) – Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Khamenei has addressed a graduation and oath-taking ceremony of students of Shahid Sattari University of Aeronautical Engineering on Wednesday morning.

  • parade 2016-09-21 11:25

    VIDEO: Iran stresses 'deterrence' during nationwide military parade

    TEHRAN, Sep. 21 (MNA) – During a massive military parade on Wed. to mark the 36th anniversary of eight years of defense against Iraqi invasion, Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces Maj. Gen.l Bagheri stressed that the country's defense doctrine is strictly based on deterrence.

  • shamkhani 2016-09-15 14:57


    US Persian Gulf presence ‘illegitimate’

    TEHRAN, Sep. 15 (MNA) – Secretary of SNSC has said the FATF-related documents should be approved by the Leader to become effective.

  • missile 2016-09-03 16:20

    By: Lachin Rezaian

    Why encroaching on Iranian soil is an unattainable dream?

    TEHRAN, Sep. 03 (MNA) – Iran’s strong defense capabilities and military achievements in spite of the sanctions against defense sector have foiled enemies’ intentions and objectives through the 37 years after the Islamic Revolution.

  • مسلح 2016-07-27 14:36

    VIDEO: Iran armed forces joint exercise with Russian team

    TEHRAN, Jul. 27 (MNA) – The first footage of Iran’s armed forces team practicing with a Russian team ahead of the annual World Tank Biathlon in Moscow has been released. The military tournament will be held on 1-14 August. Iran is participating in the competition with 204 seasoned military troops.  

  • رزمایش بیت المقدس در اصفهان 2016-07-23 10:44

    Iran sends 7 teams to Russia for intl. military tournament

    TEHRAN, Jul. 23 (MNA) – Seven military teams from Iran’s Armed Forces have been dispatched to Russia to participate in the annual World Tank Biathlon in Moscow in August.

  • 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.

  • سرلشگر فیروزآبادی 2016-05-25 11:07

    Gen. Firouzabadi:

    'Global arrogance failed in military war'

    TEHRAN, May 25 (MNA) – Iranian Armed Forces' Chief of Staff Major General Hassan Firouzabadi said the global arrogance has failed in military war, but does not quit domination.

  • محسن رضایی 2016-05-14 14:29

    IRGC former gen. denies claims on involvement in Aleppo liberation

    TEHRAN, May 14 (MNA) – Maj. Gen. Mohsen Rezaei denied rumors over his appointment as a military adviser for the liberation of Syrian city of Aleppo from terrorist groups.

  • اس 300 2016-04-17 10:12

    Iran unveils S-300 missile system in Army parades

    TEHRAN, Apr. 17 (MNA) – The military parade to mark Iran’s Army Day kicked off with Iranian fighter jets flying over the holy shrine of Imam Khomeini.

  • نشست خبری سردار محمد پاکپور فرمانده نیروی زمینی سپاه 2016-04-10 13:39

    IRGC cmdr.:

    IRGC to stage military drills next week

    TEHRAN, Apr. 10 (MNA) – Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Ground Force Mohammad Pakpour said the IRGC forces will stage a wargame codenamed ‘Payambare Azam’ on 12-14 Apr. in southeastern Iran.

  • Salehi 2016-04-02 19:02

    Army Comdr.:

    Iran planning naval presence in Latin America

    BANDAR ABBAS, Apr. 02 (MNA) – Major General Salehi noted that Iran seeks to prepare for mighty presence in Latin American waters.