Pirouz Mojtahed-Zadeh Ph.D.*
The Islamic Republic of Iran’s Air Force (IRIAF) has launched massive military exercises over the Persian Gulf waters in the south of the country.
Khaba Online's interview with Mehran Kamrava, Iranian scholar in George Town University in Qatar about the recent developments in Qatar.
The Persian Gulf Holding exported 4.9 billion dollars of petrochemical products in the first 11 months of the last Iranian calendar year (ended on 20 March 2013), the company's chief said.
Commander of the Coast Guards of Iran's Southern province of Bushehr said his forces have staged a successful mission in preventing illegal entry of foreign vessels into Iran's Southern waters during the current Iranian year (which ends on Wednesday).
Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Ahmad Vahidi said the country's second home-made Mowdge-class destroyer, 'Jamaran 2', has been built to help the navy in a wide range of missions.
Iran is set to launch the indigenously-built Jamaran 2 destroyer in the Caspian Sea on Sunday in the presence of President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.
The commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Navy says regional Muslim countries must work to ensure security in the Persian Gulf.
The Iranian Army Ground Force plans to stage massive missile drills in Central Iran on Thursday in a bid to test capabilities of its missile units.
Iran plans to boost its air-defense capability with new types of radar systems, including satellite detecting radars, a senior Iranian commander announced on Tuesday.
Iranian Navy Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari said Iran and Oman plan to expand their naval cooperation and stage more joint naval wargames.
Iranian Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi called on the regional states to strengthen solidarity and seek establishment of a collective regional order amid withdrawal of the powers from the region.
An Iranian deputy petroleum minister says the country’s nominal petrochemical production capacity is close to reaching 60 million tons (mt).
Iran's Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi in a message to the 21st International Persian Gulf Conference said the commonalities of the regional nations require them to stand against any foreign intervention in the region.
The Iranian Army Ground Force plans to start wide-scale exercises in Southwestern Khuzestan province on Saturday, its commander announced on Tuesday.
A senior Iranian foreign ministry official said maintaining good relations with the neighboring states, specially Persian Gulf littoral states sets a priority for Tehran.
A senior Iranian commander challenged enemies' war rhetoric against Tehran, saying that they do not dare to stage a military attack on Iran.
Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad says the Islamic Republic seeks to expand multilateral relations with the Persian Gulf countries.