Iran able to compete with naval powers: Sayyari
The Commander of Iran’s Army Naval Forces said Iran’s naval equipments in North Indian Ocean and Gulf of Aden equals the naval powers of the world.
Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari, speaking in ‘1st Conference of Quality and Communication in Naval Industries’, asserted that Iran’s navy is equipped with modern products of Iranian experts and has the ability to compete with world naval powers.
He added “naval departments of Iran’s Army and Defense Ministry are two mighty arms of Iran’s power on the sea.”
The official emphasized that due to manufacturing and application of updated and modern technologies, Iran is recognized as a powerful naval force in the world.
Noting that sea power is a strategic force, Navy commander stressed that Iran’s navy aims to have a steady and stable presence in the naval arena.