Iran’s coverage: Iran to drown US warships if threatened: IRGC

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Iran would down US warship upon any flaw

Rear Admiral Ali Fadavi said Americans are certain that their carriers will be overwhelmed upon making even a single slip.


Iran to sue US for assets seizure at The Hague: Rouhani

President Hassan Rouhani says Iran will soon lodge a complaint against Washington with The Hague over a US court ruling that paves the way for the use of billions of Tehran’s frozen assets.

Iran’s defense minister denies reports on missile test

Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan denied earlier media reports on recent test-firing of a 2000km range ballistic missile.


Iran taking precautionary measure on selling heavy water to US

Head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Ali Akbar Salehi said here on Tuesday that the negotiations are underway for heavy water sale to US.


Iran’s Air Defense forces equipped with S-300 system: DM

The Iranian defense minister announced on Tuesday that the country’s Khatam al-Anbia Air Defense Base has been equipped with S-300 missile system, but at the same time added that the Islamic Republic’s indigenous air defense system will be mass produced this year.


Velayati: Iran opposes disintegration of ME

Senior adviser to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution has said dividing terrorism to ‘good’ and ‘bad’ would have devastating effect on the stability of the region.


IRGC: Syrian Army, allies to retake Khan Touman, other areas from terrorists soon

Lieutenant Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Brigadier General Hossein Salami underlined superiority of the Syrian army and its allies over the terrorist groups, and said the recently-occupied regions, including Khan Touman, will be won back soon.

AEOI chief: Iran to build micro linear accelerators

Head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran Ali Akbar Salehi announced that the AEOI has launched a project to manufacture micro linear accelerators.

Iran unveils Naseh drone

The latest domestic drone of Khatam al-Anbia Air Defense Base, dubbed ‘Naseh’, was put on display on Tuesday in a ceremony attended by defense minister.


Iran resolves oil tankers insurance problem

Iran has already obtained agreement of the International Group of P&I Clubs for insurance coverage of its oil tankers, Deputy Petroleum Minister for International Affairs Amir Hossein Zamani Nia said.