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Russia Delays Arms Delivery to Iran

Russia Delays Arms Delivery to Iran

Russia is delaying delivery of its S-300 air-defense system to Iran and is also calling for Tehran to adhere to International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) guidelines for enrichment of nuclear fuel. The moves follow Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s two-day […]


Russia to honour Iran missile contract

Russia to honour Iran missile contract

Moscow: Russia plans to honour a deal to deliver an advanced surface-to-air missile system to Iran, a senior Russian official said on Sunday according to Interfax news agency. Vladimir Nazarov, deputy secretary of the Russian security council, said there was […]


Iran to Deploy New Missile Air-Defense System, Produce UAVs

Iran to Deploy New Missile Air-Defense System, Produce UAVs

TEHRAN: Iranian Defense Minister Gen. Ahmad Vahidi stated on February 8 that Iran is creating production lines to build two new locally developed unmanned aerial vehicles and will soon be deploying a new air-defense system. The new UAVs in Iranian […]


Iran Defies West, Begins Boosting Uranium

Iran Defies West, Begins Boosting Uranium

Iran says it has begun further enriching uranium, a move some Western nations say should be met with sanctions. But China continues to push for a diplomatic solution. Iranian envoy Ali Asghar Soltanieh says he has informed the International Atomic […]


Iran develops air defense system comparable to Russia’s S-300

Iran develops air defense system comparable to Russia’s S-300

Moscow: Iran has developed its own air defense system comparable to and even more sophisticated than the Russian S-300 system, the IRNA news agency said Monday, citing an Iranian military official. Russia signed a contract with Iran on the supply […]


Iran builds own aerial drones with strike capabilities

Iran builds own aerial drones with strike capabilities

Moscow: Iran started on Monday production of two domestically-developed unmanned aerial vehicles capable of delivering high-precision bombing strikes and performing reconnaissance missions, the Fars news agency said. Iran unveiled the drones, dubbed Ra’d (Thunder) and Nazir (Harbinger), at a plant […]


Iran opens two new missile plants

Iran opens two new missile plants

Tehran: Defence Minister Ahmad Vahidi opened two new missile production plants on Saturday, just three days after Iran fired a rocket carrying live animals into space, state television reported. The plants will produce a ground-to-air missile dubbed the Qaem (Rising) […]


Iran hails successful satellite launch

Iran hails successful satellite launch

Tehran: Iran hailed the successful launch of a home-built satellite on Wednesday amid Western concerns it is using its nuclear and space industries to develop atomic and ballistic weapons. The Kavoshgar 3 (Explorer) rocket was carrying an “experimental capsule”, state-owned […]


Kazakh parliament ratifies deal on post-Soviet rapid reaction force

Kazakh parliament ratifies deal on post-Soviet rapid reaction force

Kazakhstan’s parliament ratified an agreement on Thursday on establishing a post-Soviet security group’s rapid reaction force. The creation of a powerful military contingent in former Soviet Central Asia by members of the Russian-dominated Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) is seen […]


 
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