Iran Defense Ministry



  • امیر حاتمی 2017-12-11 12:51


    US accountable for any further regional conflict

    TEHRAN, Dec. 11 (MNA) – Brigadier General Hatami the Defense Minister of Iran said the US will be responsible for any further tension and bloodshed in the region.

  • تحویل دهی ناو موشک انداز سپر به نیرو دریایی ارتش توسط وزارت دفاع 2017-12-05 16:52

    'Separ' missile-launching warhsip joins Iran's Navy

    TEHRAN, Dec. 05 (MNA) – Domestically-manufactured missile-launching warship named 'Separ' has joined the Iranian naval fleet in the Caspian Sea on Tuesday. 'Separ' is equipped with a vaiety of advanced domestic weapons, including surface-to-surface missile systems, 76mm and 40mm cannon balls, and a fire control radar capable of tracking fighter jets and cruise missiles.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-12-04 10:13

    Iran to Macron:

    Talks on reducing defense might ‘out of question’

    TEHRAN, Dec. 04 (MNA) – Reacting to French president’s recent remarks on Iran’s missile program, FM Spokesman Ghasemi reaffirmed the country’s vehement opposition to any negotiation on its defense and missile issues.

  • کانکس وزارت دفاع 2017-11-26 15:35

    Defense ministry dispatches 300 container homes to quake survivors

    TEHRAN, Nov. 26 (MNA) – According to the Department of Public Relations of Iran’s Defense Ministry, a number of 300 container homes have been dispatched to quake-hit areas in Kermanshah by the Defense Ministry as part of their undergoing contribution.

  • 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.

  • امیر حاتمی 2017-11-21 23:17

    Parliament, ministry vow to enhance defense capabilities

    TEHRAN, Nov. 21 (MNA) – The Tuesday evening meeting of Iran's parliament national security and foreign policy commission was about the meeting of MPs with defense ministry officials.

  • امیر حاتمی 2017-11-08 16:13

    Iran's defense ministry to build heavy fighters

    TEHRAN, Nov. 08 (MNA) – Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami said that the Iranian defense ministry plans to build heavy fighter aircrafts.

  • امیر حاتمی 2017-11-06 15:50

    Iran, Iraq defense mins. talk security, bilateral ties

    TEHRAN, Nov. 06 (MNA) – Iran’s Defense Minister Amir Hatami held a phone conversation with his Iraqi counterpart Erfan al-Hiyali on expansion of bilateral ties and safety of Arbaeen pilgrims.

  • امیر حاتمی 2017-11-05 13:33

    Iran, Syria defense mins. call for closer military coop.

    TEHRAN, Nov. 05 (MNA) – Iran’s Defense Minister Amir Hatami in a Sun. phone talk with his Syrian counterpart called for further cooperation and efforts in the fight against terrorism in region.

  • پنجمین رزمایش فدائیان حریم ولایت نیروی هوایی ارتش 2017-10-30 16:16

    Iran Air Force to stage large-scale drills Tue.

    TEHRAN, Oct. 30 (MNA) – The Islamic Republic of Iran’s Air Force (IRIAF) will hold large-scale drills codenamed Fada'eeyan-e Harim-e Velayat 7 (Devotees of the Velayat Territory 7) Tue. in the country's central province of Isfahan. 

  • 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.

  • امیر حاتمی 2017-10-12 13:12

    Iran’s MoD:

    US blacklisting of IRGC ‘terrorist act’

    TEHRAN, Oct. 12 (MNA) – Iran’s Minister of Defense Hatami said Trump administration’s measure to sanction and label Iran’s Guard Corps as a terrorist organization is a “terrorist act”.

  • امیر حاتمی 2017-10-10 13:32

    Oman’s air force chief meets with Iran’s MoD

    TEHRAN, Oct. 10 (MNA) – Commander of the Royal Air Force of Oman (RAFO) met and talked with Iranian Minister of Defense and Armed Forces Logistical Support Brigadier General Amir Hatami.

  • دیدار رئیس ستاد مشترک ارتش ترکیه با وزیر دفاع ایران 2017-10-04 11:30

    Iran’s MoD:

    Iran, Turkey to stop Israel from hatching new plot in ME

    TEHRAN, Oct. 04 (MNA) – Iranian Defense Minister Hatami said Tue. that Iran and Turkey would not allow the realization of a new US-Israeli plot in the Middle East to partition regional countries.

  • دیدار هاکان تکین سفیر ترکیه با امیر سرتیپ حاتمی وزیر دفاع 2017-09-26 20:22

    Iran against border change in ME: MoD

    TEHRAN, Sep. 26 (MNA) – Brig. Gen. Hatami, the Iranian Minister of Defense told Turkish ambassador to Tehran that Iran foresees dark consequences to ensue Iraqi Kurdistan referendum.

  • آغاز سال تحصیلی 97-96 با حضور وزیر دفاع و پشتیبانی نیروهای مسلح 2017-09-23 20:48

    MoD attends new school year ceremony

    TEHRAN, Sep. 23 (MNA) – The ceremony to mark the beginning of the new school year was held in the presence of Iranian Defense Minister General Amir Hatami on Saturday.

  • موشک 2017-09-23 15:54

    VIDEO: 'Khorramshahr' missile test-fire

    TEHRAN, Sep. 23 (MNA) – Iran has successfully test-fired a new long-range ballistic missile with a range of 2,000 kilometers, which weighs more than 1 ton and can carry several warheads.

  • 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 حاتمی 2017-09-02 23:41

    Defense min. vows to fortify support for Resistance

    TEHRAN, Sep. 02 (MNA) – Iranian Defense Minister General Hatami told Al-Alam news network that Iran’s support for resistance front will even be shored up in Rouhani’s second term administration.

  • امیر حاتمی 2017-08-31 20:44

    MoD Hatami:

    Iran to continue advisory help to Resistance Front

    TEHRAN, Aug. 31 (MNA) – Iran’s newly-appointed Defense Minister Amir Hatami stressed his ministry’s plans for continuing advisory aid to the Resistance Front against Arrogant powers.

  • طلایی نیک 2017-08-29 15:47

    Iran among prominent missile powers: Deputy Def. Min.

    TEHRAN, Aug. 29 (MNA) – Iranian Deputy Defense Minister for Parliamentarian Affairs, Reza Talaei Neek, has said defensive capabilities of Iran are among the best in the world.

  •  مراسم تودیع و معارفه وزیر دفاع و پشتیبانی نیرو های مسلح 2017-08-29 11:39

    MoD Hatami:

    Haley not in position to demand inspection of Iran’s military sites

    TEHRAN, Aug. 29 (MNA) – Iran’s Defense Minister Amir Hatami said Tue. that the demands of US Ambassador to the United Nations (UN) Nikki Haley for IAEA’s inspection of Iran’s military sites are “not even worth mentioning.”

  • امیر حاتمی 2017-08-29 09:59

    New defense min. vows to develop missile program

    TEHRAN, Aug. 29 (MNA) – Iran’s newly-appointed Defense Minister Amir Hatami noted his ministry’s resolve for boosting the country’s missile capabilities in the face of threats of terrorism and proxy wars.

  •  مراسم تودیع و معارفه وزیر دفاع و پشتیبانی نیرو های مسلح 2017-08-23 10:33

    Def. Min. pledges support for Resistance Front

    TEHRAN, Aug. 23 (MNA) – Iran’s newly-appointed Defense Minister Hatami said his Ministry would relentlessly continue its impartial support for IRGC, the Army and the Law Enforcement Force in defense and missile arenas.

  •  مراسم تودیع و معارفه وزیر دفاع و پشتیبانی نیرو های مسلح 2017-08-23 09:14

    Ceremony introduces new Def. Min.

    TEHRAN, Aug. 23 (MNA) – A ceremony was held on Tuesday to say farewell to Brigadier General Hossain Dehghan, former minister of defense, and introduce newly-appointed minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami.

  • سردار دهقان 2017-07-23 13:53

    Iran, Iraq sign MoU on defense coop.

    TEHRAN, Jul. 23 (MNA) – A memorandum of understanding on defense-military cooperation has been signed between Iran and Iraq on Sunday in Tehran.

  • استقبال رسمی سردار حسین دهقان وزیر دفاع ایران از محمود الحیالی وزیر دفاع کشور عراق 2017-07-23 10:00

    Natl. unity guarantor of stability, security for all Iraqis

    TEHRAN, Jul. 22 (MNA) – Iranian defense minister has said national unity in Iraq would guarantee stability, security and protection of the interests of all the tribes in Iraq underlining that divergent movements in Iraq are not acceptable for the Islamic Republic.

  • افتتاح خط تولید انبوه و تحویل دهی موشک پدافند هوایی برد بلند صیاد 3 2017-07-22 15:11

    Sayyad-3 missile mass-production line launched

    TEHRAN, Jul. 22 (MNA) – Defense Ministry has inaugurated the mass production line of the domestically-developed Sayyad-3 missile.

  • dehghan 2017-07-22 13:34


    Sayyad-3 Missile capable of dealing with all kinds of EW

    TEHRAN, Jul. 22 (MNA) – Iran’s Defense Minister General Hossein Dehghan has said his ministry is able to provide the defense needs of the Armed Forces in the shortest possible time.

  • نمایشگاه هوایی مسکو 2017-07-19 16:13

    Iran showcases drones, jet trainers at Russia's MAKS-2017

    MOSCOW, Jul. 19 (MNA) – Iranian-manufactured drones, helicopters, and advanced jet trainers have been put on display at the 13th International Aviation and Space Salon MAKS-2017 currently underway in Moscow.