A senior Iranian commander challenged enemies' war rhetoric against Tehran, saying that they do not dare to stage a military attack on Iran.
The Iranian Armed Forces will give a swift and crushing response to any possible enemy threat and aggression, Commander of the Iranian Army Major General Ataollah Salehi said.
Iranian Navy Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari said his forces have such a full security control over the volatile sea routes in the region that pirates do not dare to attack Iranian cargo ships.
The commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) has underscored the important role of the Iranian elite force in maintaining the security of the Persian Gulf energy corridor.
A senior Iranian oil industry official says the Islamic Republic is the world's leading exporter of fuel oil, selling an average of over 16 million liters per day of the product regardless of US-led sanctions.
Iranian Navy Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari has reiterated that Iran, along with other regional countries, is fully capable of maintaining the security of the Persian Gulf region.
Iranian Navy forces have successfully test-fired the latest version of the indigenous surface-to-air missile Ra’d (Thunder) during the Velayat 91 maneuvers.
Iran Navy Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari says the country’s naval forces are to conduct weeklong massive exercises across one million square kilometers of southern waters as of December 28.
Iran’s Defense Minister Brigadier General Ahmad Vahidi says the country’s upcoming military drill in the Strait of Hormuz is aimed at better protecting regional security.
A senior Iranian military official Major General Yahya Rahim-Safavi says the Islamic Republic is the region’s unrivaled power thanks to its geopolitical situation.
Iran’s Defense Minister Brigadier General Ahmad Vahidi says the Islamic Republic has no plan to close the strategic Strait of Hormuz, a key oil shipment lane in the Persian Gulf, in response to international sanctions.
The Iranian Basij (volunteer) forces are always ready to defend the country against enemy threats and aggressions, Lieutenant Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Brigadier General Hossein Salami said on Thursday.
A US think tank said that Iran's repeated threats to close the Strait of Hormuz are a pivotal part of a military strategy based on psychological and asymmetric warfare.
A senior commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) stressed the Iranian Armed Forces' full preparedness to defend the country against possible enemy aggressions, and stressed that Iran's response to any attack will be 'unbelievable'.
A senior Army commander underlined that the high level of the country's military preparedness has deterred enemy attacks against Iran.
A senior commander of Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) says the ongoing maneuvers of the US and its allies near the Persian Gulf are not considered as a threat to the Strait of Hormuz.
Big Iranian cooperative companies plan to invest in Abu Musa to turn the Persian Gulf's precious Island into an eye-catching economic hub, said an economic official.
A senior commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) called the US military presence in the region as a source of insecurity in the Persian Gulf, and reiterated that Iran is the sole regional power which can ensure security in the strategic water.