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Defense chief warns enemies about Iran’s military power 26 Apr 2021

Defense chief warns enemies about Iran’s military power

Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami sounds a strong warning aimed at Iran’s enemies, including the United States and Israel, about the power that is wielded by the country’s military forces.

New Combat, VTOL Drone Delivered to Navy Forces 23 Sep 2020

New Combat, VTOL Drone Delivered to Navy Forces

The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps Navy on Wednesday received 188 new naval drones and helicopters, including three unmanned aerial vehicles unveiled.

Army Commander Lauds Air Defense Force Achievements 01 Sep 2020

Army Commander Lauds Air Defense Force Achievements

Iran's Air Defense Force has made proper achievements in various areas including radar, missiles, and communications systems, Iran’s Army Commander Major General Abdolrahim Mousavi said.

Iran to Enhance Syrian Air Defense Systems 08 Jul 2020

Iran to Enhance Syrian Air Defense Systems

The Islamic Republic of Iran will strengthen Syrian air defense systems based on the agreement signed between the two countries on Wednesday.

Defense Minister: Iran Resolved to Boost Missile Power 25 Sep 2019

Defense Minister: Iran Resolved to Boost Missile Power

There is a strong consensus in Iran that the country should enhance its missile power, Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami said.

India, Russia seek to evade U.S. sanctions and bolster defense cooperation 30 Sep 2018

India, Russia seek to evade U.S. sanctions and bolster defense cooperation

 There is a palpable buzz in the policy circles of India ahead of Russian President Vladmir Putin’s much-anticipated visit to India next week (October 4-5). He will be attending the 19th India-Russia summit with focus on advancing bilateral ties between the two time-tested allies. During the high-profile summit, the two sides are expected to follow […]

Hatami calls for ‘more special’ view on defense budget in Parliament 29 Aug 2018

Hatami calls for ‘more special’ view on defense budget in Parliament

Iranian Defense Minister hoped that the parliament would develop a more special view about the country’s defense budget since enemies are spending billions of dollars to create instability in the region. Brigadier General Amir Hatami made the remarks on Wednesday in a meeting with members and chief of the National Security and Foreign Policy Commission […]

Iran’s Defense Minister Says Crushing Response Awaits Any Aggressor 18 Jul 2018

Iran’s Defense Minister Says Crushing Response Awaits Any Aggressor

 Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami cautioned the enemies of the dire consequences of aggression against the Islamic Republic, recommending that they treat Iran with respect. In comments made during a visit to a military industrial complex on Wednesday, General Hatami said the Iranian nation has proved that it is not aggressive, but would […]

Sanctions have turned into opportunity: Iran’s defense chief 11 Jul 2018

Sanctions have turned into opportunity: Iran’s defense chief

Defense Minister Amir Hatami said on Tuesday that the U.S.-led economic and financial sanctions against Iran have turned into an opportunity, making the country more self-reliant. “Sanction and financial threats have turned into opportunity for us, because they have led to self-reliance and strength of domestic capacities which can be a model for all other […]

Germany Must Raise Defense Spending to Meet NATO Target: EU Commissioner 26 May 2018

Germany Must Raise Defense Spending to Meet NATO Target: EU Commissioner

Germany needs to step up efforts to increase its defense budget to come closer to the spending target stipulated by NATO, EU budget commissioner Guenther Oettinger said in an interview with the Funke media group. “If Germany wants to be credible in NATO its government must get much closer to the 2-percent target by the […]