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Funeral held for victims of Konarak incident 13 May 2020

Funeral held for victims of Konarak incident

A funeral procession was held on Tuesday for 19 victims who died in a maritime incident involving the navy’s Konarak support vessel.

Iran Army Confirms Martyrdom of Sailor in Jask Incident 11 May 2020

Iran Army Confirms Martyrdom of Sailor in Jask Incident

Iran Army Navy’s Public Relations Department on Monday confirmed that a serviceman was martyred and several others were injured during a naval exercise in the country’s southern waters.

Army Equipped With New Drones 19 Apr 2020

Army Equipped With New Drones

Iran’s defense ministry has made mass delivery of new combat and surveillance drones, including a jet-powered multipurpose UAV (unmanned aerial vehicle) to Army’s Air force and Air Defense Force.

Iran Army Commander Urges Aggressive Approach to Coronavirus 08 Mar 2020

Iran Army Commander Urges Aggressive Approach to Coronavirus

Commander of the Iranian Army Ground Force Brigadier General Kiomars Heidari described the country’s situation following the outbreak of the new coronavirus as “the state of war” and said “an aggressive approach” should be adopted to tackle the issue.

Russian Stealth Fighter Crashes while Testing 24 Dec 2019

Russian Stealth Fighter Crashes while Testing

TEHRAN (Iran News) – A Russian fifth-generation stealth fighter jet has crashed during tests in the country’s the Far East, news agencies reported Tuesday. The crashing of Russian stealth fighter occurred days before Russia’s Aerospace Forces were due to receive their first serial-produced Sukhoi Su-57 fighter jet. Its developer Sukhoi plans to deliver a total […]

Commander: Army ready to ‘nip any threat in the bud’ 06 Aug 2019

Commander: Army ready to ‘nip any threat in the bud’

Chief of the Army Ground Force Kiomars Heidari says his forces are ready to nip any foreign threat in the bud.

Iranian army stages military drills in Isfahan Province 26 Jan 2019

Iranian army stages military drills in Isfahan Province

The Iranian Army kicked off drills, codenamed “Eghtedar 97” (Power 97) in Isfahan Province on Friday. During the military exercises, the UAV units of the Army flew two Mohajer drones along with two RF-4 fighters over the area to carry out their joint reconnaissance mission and send the images of their targets back to their […]

Syrian Army retaliates to terrorists’ breaches in Hama 14 Jan 2019

Syrian Army retaliates to terrorists’ breaches in Hama

Units of the Syrian Arab Army conducted on Sunday artillery strikes against terrorists’ positions and their movements in surroundings of a number of villages and towns in Hama northern countryside in retaliation to their violations of the demilitarized zone agreement. SANA’s reporter said that army units detected a terrorist group affiliated with “al-Izza Brigades” that […]

Army’s Air Force jets stage in-flight refueling 28 Nov 2018

Army’s Air Force jets stage in-flight refueling

 Iranian Army’s Air Force fighters successfully conducted a low-altitude air refueling mission over the Persian Gulf waters on Wednesday, during the 9th edition of Iran Air Show. On the third day of the exhibition, which is underway on Kish Island, air force fighters carried out an air refueling mission using two F-14 Tomcat fighters, three F-4 […]

All Ground Force machineries overhauled: general 03 Oct 2018

All Ground Force machineries overhauled: general

All of the Army Ground Force’s machineries have been overhauled, using domestic parts, the force’s chief Kiomars Heidari has said. Stressing the importance of producing parts for military equipment and machinery, Heidari said his forces have reached a milestone in producing arms and such progress must continue, Mehr reported on Tuesday. “The priority of the […]