Iran's Armed Forces
The latest news and views about the Iranian Armed Forces, including the country’s Army and IRGC forces.
Iran’s top military official hails the country’s numerous defense achievements and says the defense sector is a multi-faceted industry that can facilitate progress in a series of other fields, such as medicine, nuclear program, and cyber security, among other things.
The commander of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC)’ Quds Force says the United States and Israel are ‘treacherous and murderous regimes’ and would get the answers to the crimes they have committed ‘in the shortest time’.
Iran’s defense ministry has experienced a 2.5-fold increase in its non-military products and services to the private and industrial sectors from the beginning of the current Iranian year (started on March 21), according to official figures cited by the defense minister.
Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi has strongly warned the Islamic Republic’s enemies against any aggression on the country.
Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Mohammad Reza Gharaei Ashtiani says boosting the Islamic Republic’s armed forces’ combat power is of utmost significance as the rivals and enemies are constantly flexing their military muscles.
The commander of the Iranian Army’s Ground Force says the military division under his watch is armed with precision-guided and smart weapons, describing the Force’s defense and military achievements as a “thorn in the side of the sworn enemies” of the country.
The Army’s Ground Force has begun military drills codenamed ‘Fatehan Kheibar’ in Iran's northwest.
The commander of the Iranian Army's Air Defense Force has described the Islamic Republic's airspace as safer than ever before.
A top Iranian military official says if Iran is to respond to its enemies, it will announce it openly like when it carried out a retaliatory attack on the Ain al-Assad airbase in Iraq in retaliation for Washington’s assassination of Iranian general Qassem Soleimani.
The Ground Force of the Iranian Army and Judiciary officials along with relief teams have launched work to supply water to rural areas in the southeastern Iranian province of Sistan and Baluchestan.
A senior Iranian military commander says foreign troops should leave the West Asia region.
The Iranian Army will start its "Sky Shield 2021" air defence drills on Tuesday in the central province of Isfahan.
The Iranian Army is in final stages of developing the country’s first wide-body combat drone with a range of 3,000 kilometres.
Iran and Russia have kicked off joint naval maneuvers called "Marine Security Belt" in the north of the Indian Ocean.
A domestically-developed destroyer as well as a mine-sweeping vessel will join the Naval forces of the Iranian Army, according to the country's defence minister.
Iran’s defence minister, who is visiting India on an official trip, says Tehran and New Delhi should boost their cooperation in different areas.
A senior Iranian military official says if the Israeli regime makes the slightest mistake, Iran will level Haifa and Tel Aviv to the ground.
The chief of staff of the Iranian president’s office has dismissed the Zionist regime’s threats against Iran as psychological warfare, but at the same time stressed that the Iranian Armed Forces are fully prepared to protect the country.
The Iranian Army Ground Force has geared up to stage a military exercise along the Makran coasts of the Sea of Oman, southeast of Iran.
A senior Iranian Army general claims the country has managed to increase the range of its homegrown suicide drones to 4,000 kilometres.