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Iran's army and IRGC to hold joint drills

Iran's army and IRGC to hold joint drills

Iran's army and the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) will conduct joint aerial drills soon, Iranian media reported. A large-scale military exercise will feature Iran’s domestically-developed air defense systems, …

U.S. Navy seizes Iranian weapons bound for Yemen

U.S. Navy seizes Iranian weapons bound for Yemen

The U.S. Navy announced what's considered the first seizure of Iranian weapons bound for Yemen since Houthi rebels began their campaign of attacks against international merchant shipping in the Red Sea. On January 11, 2024, while …

Iran constructing new missiles

Iran constructing new missiles

Two types of missiles have been approved by the General Staff of the Armed Forces, Iranian Army Ground Force Commander Brigadier General Kiumars Heidari …

Iran's IRGC receives new warship, military vessels

Iran's IRGC receives new warship, military vessels

The Navy of Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) received a new domestically-developed high-speed patrol warship, as well as 100 homegrown vessels capable of launching missiles, Iranian media reported. The new vessels, …

Iranian warship Alborz enters Red Sea without warning

Iranian warship Alborz enters Red Sea without warning

Iran's Alborz warship has entered the Red Sea, the Iranian news agency reported on Monday, at a time of soaring tensions on the key shipping route amid the Israel-Hamas war and attacks on vessels by forces allied to Tehran. Iranian …

Iran establises voluntary naval force in Caspian

Iran establises voluntary naval force in Caspian

Iran has established a voluntary Basij naval force, Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps Navy Commander Rear Admiral Ali Reza Tangsiri said. "Guided by past experience in conducting maritime operations to free …

Iran ground forces holding two-day drill

Iran ground forces holding two-day drill

Iran’s ground forces on Friday launched two days of exercises to test the flight readiness of more than 200 helicopters, state television reported. The drills, which had been planned earlier, are aimed at “confronting …

Iran to hold large-scale military exercises

Iran to hold large-scale military exercises

The Iqtidar 1402 exercise starts in the center of Iran. The maneuvers are taking place against the backdrop of an escalation in the Palestinian-Israeli conflict.

Iran unveils Kaman-19 drone

Iran unveils Kaman-19 drone

The Iranian army has put into practice the Kaman-19 drone for the first time during a large-scale drone drill. According to the spokesman of the …

Azerbaijani and Iranian naval forces to hold joint drills

Azerbaijani and Iranian naval forces to hold joint drills

Joint tactical exercises of the Azerbaijani and Iranian naval forces will be held in the Azerbaijani sector of the Caspian Sea, the Azerbaijani Ministry of Defense said. Commander of the Azerbaijan Naval Forces, Vice …

Iranian Army to hold large-scale drone drill

Iranian Army to hold large-scale drone drill

Different units of the Iranian Army are set to hold joint drills using drones across the country on October 3. The exercises will be held by the Navy, the Ground Force, the Air Force, the Air Defense Force and the Electronic Warfare …

Iran kicks off large-scale air drill

Iran kicks off large-scale air drill

The Iranian Army's Air Force kicked off a large-scale air drill in the central province of Isfahan on July 23. Troops from all air bases of the Air Force joined the military exercise, which is codenamed the 11th Fadaeian-e Harim-e …

Iran presents new hypersonic ballistic missile

Iran presents new hypersonic ballistic missile

Iran presented what officials described as its first domestically-made hypersonic ballistic missile on Tuesday, the official IRNA news agency reported. Iranian state media published pictures of the "Fattah" missile at a …