13 January 2019 Tarihinde Eklenen Konular
11 January 2019 20:58
Iran performed drone-jetfighter joint operation for the first time, Commander of the Iranian Air Force Brigadier General Aziz Nasirzadeh said.
Speaking to the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) on Friday, Nasirzadeh said the operation has been conducted in Isfahan drills.
The armored drone and the jetfighter started flying simultaneously to destroy the target, he added.
A reconnaissance drone also started flying to monitor...
11 January 2019 20:54
The Islamic Republic of Iran Air Force (IRIAF) launched the second day of its massive military drills in the central province of Isfahan on Friday, targeting various positions with domestically made missiles and smart bombs.
On the second day of the drills, the F-4 Phantom fighter jets fired Maverick tactical air-to-ground missiles and the domestically-manufactured “Qassed” smart bombs.
Laser-guided, anti-radar and thermal missiles...
11 January 2019 20:52
Top officials from Iran and Iraq held talks on Thursday on ways to boost cooperation between the two neighboring countries, just one day after a surprise visit by US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to the Arab country, which was supposed to convince Baghdad to restrict its ties with Tehran.
Iranian Minister of Petroleum Bijan Zangeneh on Thursday met with Iraqi Prime...
11 January 2019 20:51
The United States military has made a large troop deployment to military bases near the Iraqi city of Kirkuk, causing outcry among the local population.
The troops have been stationed predominantly at the K1 airbase situated 15 kilometers away from the city, Press TV's correspondent in Kirkuk said on Thursday.
The deployment is said to have happened on the pretext of countering remaining...
11 January 2019 20:47
Israeli forces have killed a Palestinian woman and injured at least 25 people during protests along the border between the besieged Gaza Strip and the occupied territories.
Ashraf al-Qedra, the spokesman for the Gaza Health Ministry, said Aml Moustafa Ahmed, 43, was killed by Israeli fire during protests east of the Gaza Strip on Friday.
He added that the Israeli forces also...
11 January 2019 20:46
Iran has dismissed as unfounded recent allegations made by US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo against the Islamic Republic, urging all regional countries to heighten their vigilance in the face of the "divisive policies and plots" of American officials.
"The US, and in particular its current extremist regime, due to old hostility toward the Iranian nation and opposition to all the...
11 January 2019 17:03
The Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami has travelled to Venezuela at the head of a delegation to attend the inauguration ceremony of Nicolas Maduro.
On the second day of his visit, Hatami met and held talks with his Venezuelan counterpart Vladimir Padrino López.
During the meeting, the two ministers reviewed the history of bilateral defense cooperation and agreed to reach a...
11 January 2019 17:01
A top Iranian clergyman called for a tax reform in the country, urging the lawmakers and the administration to eliminate the tax loopholes that let certain groups avoid tax.
Addressing Friday prayer-goers in Tehran, Hojjatoleslam Mohammad-Hassan Aboutorabi Fard deplored the astronomical costs incurred by tax evasion in Iran, whose rate he said stands at 40 to 50 percent.
An appropriate tax system...
11 January 2019 17:00
Commander of the Islamic Republic of Iran Air Force (IRIAF) Brigadier General Aziz Nasirzadeh hailed the successful holding of a massive aerial drill in central Iran and said the country is fully prepared to respond to any foreign threat.
Speaking to reporters on the sidelines of the war game in the central province of Isfahan on Friday, Brigadier General Nasirzadeh said...
11 January 2019 16:58
Saudi Arabia’s so-called crackdown on corruption has kept dozens of jets worth hundreds of millions of dollars stuck on the ground, Reuters reported on Wednesday.
Roughly 70 aircraft, ranging from small private jets to commercial airline-sized planes, are stranded at several airports across Saudi Arabia, including in Riyadh and Jeddah, sources told the news agency.
Some jets belong to affluent Saudis who...