Updated in: 13 February 2024 - 11:42
Admiral Sayyari:

Army ready to repel any possible threat against country

TEHRAN (Defapress) - Deputy Coordinator of the Islamic Republic of Iran's Army said that Army of the Islamic Republic of Iran is ready to repel any kind of possible threat against the country.
News ID: 82816    Publish Date : 2020/12/28

Rear Admiral Tangsiri:

IRGC fully prepared to defend Iran's security

TEHRAN (Defapress) - IRGC Navy Commander Rear Admiral said that the surveys show that forces, systems and equipment are at the desired level of readiness to defend the water borders and, as well as Iran's interests and security.
News ID: 82803    Publish Date : 2020/12/26

Iran's 71th naval flotilla dispatched to Intl. waters

TEHRAN (Defapress) - The 71th Iranian navy flotilla, consisting of the Alborz destroyer and the Khark helicopter carrier, were dispatched to international waters so as to carry out their missions.
News ID: 82781    Publish Date : 2020/12/20


Navy sees arms embargo as only 'a joke

TEHRAN (defapress) – Referring to the end of Iran arms embargo, Commander of the Iranian Navy Rear Admiral Hossein Khanzadi said that Iran Navy has no need to buy weapons today, and arms embargo is considered a joke for the Navy.
News ID: 82328    Publish Date : 2020/10/19

Real Admiral Kaviani:

Iran's defense chain in PG ready to respond to any threat

TEHRAN (defapress) – Deputy Navy Commander for Coordination Rear Admiral Hamzeh Ali Kaviani said that Iran's defense chain in the south of the country is ready to respond to any threat.
News ID: 82275    Publish Date : 2020/10/13

Navy cmdr:

Iran not after a borrowed fragile security

TEHRAN (defapress) – Stating that security will be fragile if it is borrowed, the Commander of the Iranian Navy hailed Iran Army's efforts for relying on indigenous knowledge to produce homegrown defense equipment rather than being dependent.
News ID: 82262    Publish Date : 2020/10/12

Defense ministry to assist empowerment of Navy, IRGC

TEHRAN (defapress) – Iranian Defense Min. Brigadier General Amir Hatami said that his ministry is determined to support the Army Navy and Navy of the IRGC with improving their naval combat power.
News ID: 81833    Publish Date : 2020/08/20

Russian Navy Air Defense Forces Shadow German, US Spy Aircraft over Baltic, Black Seas

TEHRAN (defapress)- The air defense quick reaction alert forces of Russia’s Black Sea and Baltic Fleets shadowed US and German spy planes over the Black and Baltic Seas, the National Defense Control Center reported on Wednesday.
News ID: 81615    Publish Date : 2020/07/23

US Navy:

Russian Fighter Jets Intercept US Spy Plane above Mediterranean

TEHRAN(defapress) – Two Russian Su-35 fighter jets intercepted a US Navy P-8A Maritime Patrol and Reconnaissance Aircraft above the Mediterranean Sea, the US 6th Fleet’s press service said in a statement.
News ID: 81194    Publish Date : 2020/05/27


Army, IRGC Navies’ Firm Determination Foils Enemies’ Plots

TEHRAN (defapress)- Iranian Navy Commander Rear Admiral Hossein Khanzadi said that firm determination of the Army and Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC)’s naval forces does not allow the enemies to implement their plots against the country.
News ID: 81127    Publish Date : 2020/05/17

'Injured Navy forces in stable health condition'

TEHRAN (defapress) – The Head of Iranshahr University of Medical Science says the navy vessel's personnel who were injured in a mishap on Sunday are now in stable health condition.
News ID: 81070    Publish Date : 2020/05/11

Iranian Navy Commander:

Global Security Impossible with US Presence in Region

TEHRAN (defapress)- Iranian Navy Commander Rear Admiral Hossein Khanzadi said that establishment of security in the world is impossible as long as the US has illegally deployed its forces in the region.
News ID: 80969    Publish Date : 2020/04/30

IRGC Navy Chief:

Regional States Can Join Hands, Evict Outsiders

TEHRAN (defapress) – Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps Navy Rear Admiral Ali Reza Tangsiri said regional security should be ensured by regional countries, which he said can force aliens out of the region through cooperation.
News ID: 80961    Publish Date : 2020/04/29

IRGC Lambasts US Navy for "Unprofessional", "Dangerous" Scenes in Persian Gulf

TEHRAN (defapress)- The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps on Sunday strongly rejected the Pentagon's recent claims about the harassment of the US naval forces by the IRGC boats in the Persian Gulf as a "Hollywood" story, and further warned against the US Navy’s new “unprofessional and dangerous” moves in the waterway.
News ID: 80825    Publish Date : 2020/04/19

Navy Commander Reveals US Attempts to Disrupt Iran, China, Russia's Joint Drills

TEHRAN (defapress)- Iranian Navy Commander Rear Admiral Hossein Khanzadi said that the US and its allies tried to disturb the recent naval wargames jointly staged by Iran, Russia and China in the Indian Ocean and the Sea of Oman.
News ID: 79753    Publish Date : 2020/01/01

Navy cmdr:

US will definitely be kicked out of world’s marine areas

TEHRAN (defapress) – Iranian Navy Commander Rear Admiral Hossein Khanzadi voiced confidence that the United States will be expelled from various marine areas in the world.
News ID: 79713    Publish Date : 2019/12/29

Deputy Navy cmdr:

Joint drills in Indian Ocean aimed at thwarting common maritime threats

TEHRAN (defapress) – Deputy commander of the Iranian Navy Rear Admiral Gholamreza Tahani said “common maritime threats” and a need for coordinated measures by the three governments have made Iran-Russia-China maritime cooperation all the more necessary.
News ID: 79701    Publish Date : 2019/12/28

Iranian Commander Visits Pakistan Navy’s Training, Research Centers

TEHRAN (defapress) – Commander of the Iranian Navy Rear Admiral Hossein Khanzadi paid visits to several training and research centers of the Pakistan Navy in the southern port city of Karachi.
News ID: 79547    Publish Date : 2019/12/11

Iran Navy chief:

Foreign troops only sow insecurity in region

TEHRAN (defapress) – The top commander of the Iranian Navy warned that foreign military presence in the Persian Gulf only brings insecurity and instability to the region.
News ID: 79536    Publish Date : 2019/12/10

Iran Navy commander:

Damavand destroyer to be equipped with advanced ‘Eagle Eye’ radar

TEHRAN (defapress) – The commander of the naval forces of the Iranian Army Rear Admiral Hossein Khanzadi says that Damavand destroyer will be equipped with advanced‘Eagle Eye’ radars, adding that Be'sat submarine will also be equipped with vertical launch missiles.
News ID: 79418    Publish Date : 2019/11/29