FarsNewsAgency - خبرگزاري فارس
Turkish / Persian / Arabic / English 21  Jumada Al-Thani  1433 /  Sunday 13 May 2012 / 24 Ordibehesht 1391 a
Tehran - 21:26 / GMT - 16:56


All Stories

Foreign Policy


Contact us

About us

  Defence - 2 News

IRGC Commander Stresses Iran's Monopoly on Missile-Launching Speedboats
TEHRAN (FNA)- Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Navy Rear Admiral Ali Fadavi said that Iran has allocated thousands of its speed boats for military purposes, adding that production of missile-launching speedboats is under Iran's monopoly.

Iranian Navy to Expand Operational Zone in Indian Ocean
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran's Navy Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari announced that the Navy plans to stretch its operational range in the Northern waters of the Indian Ocean. ( 17:04:23 - 2012/05/13)

Commander Urges End to Deployment of Alien Forces in Region
TEHRAN (FNA)- The military deployment of the trans-regional powers in the Persian Gulf would no way result in security for the region, a senior Iranian military commander said, stressing that cooperation among the regional states is the only way to durable stability and security in the region. ( 16:43:46 - 2012/05/12)

Commander: Iran Keen to Cooperate with Oman for Regional Security
TEHRAN (FNA)- Deputy Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces for Operational Affairs Brigadier General Mostafa Salami said that Iran and Oman enjoy common views on regional issues, and voiced Tehran's willingness to boost cooperation with the Sultanate to protect security in the region. ( 14:03:00 - 2012/05/12)

Commander: Iran Committed to Maintaining Persian Gulf Security
TEHRAN (FNA)- A senior Iranian military commander reiterated Tehran's commitment to the security of the Persian Gulf and the Strait of Hormoz, and cautioned that foreign military presence will only undermine the security of the strategic waterway. ( 13:19:01 - 2012/05/12)

Palestine PM: Iran Not in Need of Hamas for Crushing Israel
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran does not need the Palestinian resistance group, Hamas, in a potential war against Israel, Palestinian Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh said, reiterating that Tehran can crush the Zionist regime in any confrontation. ( 11:14:09 - 2012/05/12)

Official: Iran No. 1 World Country in High-Speed Boats
TEHRAN (FNA)- A senior Iranian defense ministry official stressed that Iran is the number one world country in high-speed boats production and developing its related capabilities. ( 14:40:04 - 2012/05/09)

IRGC Blasts Cooperation with US Missile Shield Project as Naive Move
TEHRAN (FNA)- A senior commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) rapped certain regional states for joining the US and Israeli missile deployment project in the Persian Gulf, calling it a naïve move. ( 17:57:01 - 2012/05/08)

Commander: Powers' Using Piracy to Justify Military Presence in Region
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Navy Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari warned that some countries are using piracy to justify their military presence in the region. ( 17:19:40 - 2012/05/08)

IRGC Foils Several Terrorist Plots in Tehran
TEHRAN (FNA)- Commander of the Tehran Corps of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) announced that his forces have thwarted a number of terrorist plots in the Iranian capital city during Nowrouz (new year holidays). ( 14:56:41 - 2012/05/07)

Iran: Establishing Security in Persian Gulf Depends on All-Out Cooperation in Region
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Ahmad Vahidi underlined the necessity for the establishment of security in the Persian Gulf through extensive and all-out cooperation among the regional states. ( 10:27:54 - 2012/05/06)

US Navy Scary of Iran's Power in Persian Gulf
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran's naval capabilities, specially in the Persian Gulf, and its threat to strangle oil tanker traffic through the Straits of Hormuz has scared the US Navy so deeply that it has decided to redress its naval strategy. ( 09:05:45 - 2012/05/06)

French Official Dismisses Western Allegations about Iran's Missile program
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran's ballistic missile program does not pose a threat to Europe or the US, a top French official said. ( 09:52:37 - 2012/05/05)

Commander Downplays Importance of Arab States' Military Drills
TEHRAN (FNA)- A senior Iranian military commander Wednesday played down the importance of a series of military exercises conducted by the Persian Gulf Arab states, but at the same time stressed that Iranian Armed Forces are prepared to defend the country regardless of such exercises. ( 16:12:18 - 2012/05/02)

Iran's Border Guards Stage Naval Drills in Southern Waters
TEHRAN (FNA)- The Islamic Republic of Iran's Border Guard units are conducting massive naval drills along the country's Southern coasts in the Persian Gulf to exercise the latest tactics in border protection and confrontation against illegal activities in territorial waters, Law Enforcement officials announced Tuesday. ( 14:14:13 - 2012/05/01)

[1] 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 >

       Top News

Iran Warns West against Miscalculations, Says Pressure Strategy Endangers Baghdad Talks

Defected Member Unveils Riyadh, Tel Aviv's Financial Support for Terrorist MKO

UN Praises Iran's Policies on Refugees

Ex-French PM: World Powers Scary of New Crisis

Official Warns of Western Plots to Create Rift between Iran, Regional States