Iran Bavar-373 Missile

Iran’s coverage: Iran unveils its own long-range Bavar-373 air defense system

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Pres. Rouhani unveils Bavar-373 missile

President Rouhani has inaugurated Bavar-373 which is an Iranian long-range mobile air defense system.


Supreme Leader: US pinned down in West Asia

Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei underlined that the Islamic Revolution has foiled the arrogant powers’ plots against the region, adding that the US has now been grounded in the West Asia region.

Zarif kicks off his Latin American tour, departs for Havana

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif kicked off his Latin American tour and departed for Cuba capial, Havana early Sunday morning.


Iran urges involvement of Sunnis in Iraq’s political structure

Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani stressed the need for engagement of moderate Sunni activists in the political and administrative structure of Iraq.


Iran deplores terrorist blast in family wedding in Turkey

Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi on Sunday deplored deaths of ordinary people in a family wedding in Turkey by terrorist attack in the city of Gaziantep, Turkey, and expressed condolence to the Turkish government and nation on the tragedy.


Presence of Russian jets in Iran not in violation of constitution: MP

A senior Iranian lawmaker rejected the notion that presence of Russian military jets in an Iranian airbase violates the Constitution, reiterating that the warplanes use the base only for refueling.


President says JCPOA was Iran’s moral victory

President Hassan Rouhani said Sunday nuclear deal dubbed as Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), among other things, was also a moral victory for people of Iran.


Military to develop maritime cruise missile soon

Iranian defense minister announced the production of maritime cruise missile in near future.


Iran pitches huge gas reserves for Asia markets

Iran is pitching its massive gas sector for trade with Asia where it sees a better market for exports than Europe.


Ghasemi vice-champion in 125kg freestyle

Iranian heavyweight wrestler Komeil Ghasemi conceded a defeat against his Russian rival though he bagged silver of Men’s freestyle 125kg wrestling event in Rio Olympics.