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New Achievements in This Year’s Drills 01 Aug 2020

New Achievements in This Year’s Drills

This year, the IRGC’s military drills so-called Payambar-e A’zam (The Great Prophet) had different atmosphere than before.

IRGC Stages Massive Military Exercise in South 28 Jul 2020

IRGC Stages Massive Military Exercise in South

The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) on Tuesday launched the final stage of a large-scale military exercise in the South of Iran.

Iran plans to export oil from Sea of Oman 27 Jun 2020

Iran plans to export oil from Sea of Oman

Iran plans to export oil from a port on its Sea of Oman coast by March, President Hassan Rouhani said on Thursday, a shift that would avoid using the Strait of Hormuz shipping route.

HOPE initiative holds without US part: Araghchi 07 Jan 2020

HOPE initiative holds without US part: Araghchi

TEHRAN (Iran News) – Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araghchi emphasized that the United States has no right to join the Iran-proposed Hormuz Peace Endeavor, aka HOPE initiative. Americans have caused many wars and conflicts, leading the region to insecurity and instability during the past years, he told ‘Tehran Dialogue Forum; 23rd Persian Gulf International Conference’ […]

US calls drills as provocative actions in Hormuz 28 Dec 2019

US calls drills as provocative actions in Hormuz

TEHRAN (Iran News) – Coincides with China, Iran, and Russia joint naval drills, Acting US Navy Secretary Thomas Modly said on Friday that Iran could carry out “provocative actions” in the Strait of Hormuz and elsewhere in that region in the future despite a period of relative calm. US navy official told Reuters that “I […]

Denmark to join Europe’s coalition of Hormuz Strait 12 Dec 2019

Denmark to join Europe’s coalition of Hormuz Strait

After the Netherlands, Denmark also will join the European coalition of Hormuz Strait as of the beginning of the next year in 2020.

Baghdad considers supporting “Hormuz Peace Endeavor” 29 Sep 2019

Baghdad considers supporting “Hormuz Peace Endeavor”

Tehran (Irannews) – An Iraqi diplomat sadwn al-saeedi said to ILNA that Baghdad will support and participate in Iran “Hormuz Peace Endeavor” despite US pressure. He said in an exclusive interview with ILNA reporter that Iran’s plan is set to establish security in the region and to dismantle the United States and its President Donald […]

Decision on Hormuz Strait dependent on Iran’s interests: Navy chief 01 Aug 2018

Decision on Hormuz Strait dependent on Iran’s interests: Navy chief

TEHRAN – Navy Commander Rear Admiral Hossein Khanzadi said on Tuesday that any decision on the strategic Strait of Hormuz is dependent on Iran’s interests. Iran has threatened to shut down the Strait of Hormuz if it cannot export its crude oil. The Trump administration, which withdrew the U.S. from the international nuclear deal in […]