Sanctions, threats targeting Iran deterrence: Defense Minister

IRNA – Sanctioning Iran’s missile program and all the threats made against the Islamic Republic are aimed at undermining the country’s deterrence power, Iran Minister of Defense Brigadier General Amir Hatami said.All the measures adopted by Iran are in the framework of the international and domestic laws, General Hatami said on Tuesday addressing a defense conference.

Yet, the global arrogance is after weakening the country, he added.

Imposing sanctions on Iran missile program is not the only goal the global arrogance is following to achieve, since the enemies are willing to turn neighboring countries into terrorist hubs not stable regions, he said.