Security

Latest Security News in Iran – Defence and military news, including stories from neighbouring states and the troubled region which might be important for Iran. This section contains news on the Armed Forces, the IRGC, intelligence services, and border guards.

Top General Says Iran Ready to Meet Iraq's Defence Needs

Top General Says Iran Ready to Meet Iraq’s Defence Needs

Chairman of the Chiefs of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Baqeri says defense cooperation between neighboring Iran and Iraq will improve security in the Arab country in the face of US efforts to revive terrorists in the region.
IRGC Pounds Terrorists' Positions across Iran's Northwestern Border

IRGC Pounds Terrorists’ Positions across Iran’s Northwestern Border

Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) has launched an artillery attack on positions held by terrorist groups across the country’s northwestern border.

Iran Nabs Terrorist Ringleader behind 2018 Ahvaz Attack

The ringleader of a terrorist group behind the deadly attacks in the southern Iranian city of Ahvaz in 2018 has been apprehended by Iran's Intelligence Ministry.
Iran FM, Pakistani Army Chief Discuss Development of Military Ties

Iran FM, Pakistani Army Chief Discuss Development of Military Ties

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and Chief of the Army Staff of Pakistan General Qamar Javed Bajwa weighed plans for the promotion of military cooperation between the two neighbours.
Iran Warns Armenia, Azerbaijan Not to Open Way for Terrorists’ Presence

Iran Warns Armenia, Azerbaijan Not to Open Way for Terrorists’ Presence

A senior Iranian military commander has seriously warned warring sides to the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict that they should not provide for the presence of terrorists and Israelis near Iran’s borders.
Iran's IRGC Unveils New Ballistic Missile System amid US Votes

Iran’s IRGC Unveils New Ballistic Missile System amid US Votes

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) unveiled a homegrown multiple ballistic missile launcher on Wednesday.
Iran Warns Enemies of Tough Revenge for Assassination of Gen. Soleimani

Iran Warns Enemies of Tough Revenge for Assassination of Gen. Soleimani

A senior Iranian military commander says hegemonic powers should be awaiting harsh vengeance on a par with the US assassination of top Iranian military official Major General Qassem Soleimani.
Ayatollah Khamenei Warns about Terrorists’ Operation Near Iran Borders

Ayatollah Khamenei Warns about Terrorists’ Operation Near Iran Borders

The Leader of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Leader has warned about the presence of terrorists operating near the Iranian borders as the Azerbaijan Republic and Armenia remain engaged in a military conflict.
Iran's Araqchi to Visit Baku, Yerevan, Ankara, Moscow to Discuss Karabakh

Iran’s Araqchi to Visit Baku, Yerevan, Ankara, Moscow to Discuss Karabakh

Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Political Affairs Seyyed Abbas Araqchi is to set off on a regional tour, as Iran’s special envoy, to promote Tehran’s initiative to settle the Nagorno-Karabakh crisis and the clashes between the Azerbaijan Republic and Armenia.
Iran to Decide How to End Possible US-Waged War: Top General

Iran to Decide How to End Possible US-Waged War: Top General

A senior Iranian military commander has warned the United States against launching any possible war against Iran.