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The Rafale Obsession

Published 1 day ago on August 4, 2020In the midst of great fanfare, the Indian Air force inducted five French-made Rafales into its inventory. These are the...

Iran Craving Revenge for Gen. Soleimani’s Blood: IRGC Chief

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps said taking revenge on the assassins of Lt. General Qassem Soleimani has become an aspiration of...

Indian army demands complete withdrawal of Chinese military along disputed border

The Hindustan Times quoted military sources on Monday as say that Indian army representatives insist on the full and rapid withdrawal of Chinese forces from the Line of Actual...

China can launch nuclear counterattacks within minutes: ex-soldier

China can detect nuclear missiles launched from an enemy and counterattack using nuclear weapons within minutes before they land in the country, according to a paper written...

Iranian Army, IRGC Reaffirm Invincible Unity

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Two senior Iranian commanders highlighted the unbreakable solidarity between the Army and the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC), saying the enemies could never create...

TPO determined to facilitate technical-engineering services export to Syria

Emphasizing the significance of the Syrian market for the export of Iranian services, Hamid Zadboum said that this issue has been seriously investigated in two expert sessions...

President Hails Iran’s Success in Economic War

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani highlighted the country’s successful battle with the enemy’s maximum pressures.Iran has achieved great successes in thwarting the enemy’s plots during...

China And Iran To Sign Comprehensive Economic And Security Deal. Reviving Atoms For Peace

With the new revelations of an impending broad-sweeping economic and military pact soon to be signed between Iran and China, war hawks in Israel and Washington have entirely melted down. “Iran...
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India Nuclear posture, Policy Shift from No First use to First Use

Nuclear weapons have revolutionized the strategic affairs, but the threat of unbearable destruction caused by these weapons persuaded strategic scholars to think about using these weapons for...

IRGC Practices Crippling US’ THAAD System

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The IRGC forces have successfully exercised an operation to incapacitate the US’ THAAD missile defense system in the course of a massive war game...

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MIDDLE EASTBeijing’s strategic 25-year partnership with Tehran

Beijing is in the final stages of approving the 25-year $400 billion economic and security deal with Tehran dubbed Sino-Iranian Comprehensive Strategic Partnership. The...

World’s Biggest Methanol Plant Opens in Iran

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The Iranian president on Thursday inaugurated the world’s largest methanol producing plant in the country’s southern province of Bushehr.In...

Lukashenko: US passport holders among those detained in Belarus ahead of election

Individuals with US passports linked to the Department of State were detained in the run-up to the election in Belarus, Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko...

Syrian Army heavily strikes jihadist forces near Turkish border

The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) launched a heavily bombarded the jihadist positions near the Latakia-Turkish border, Thursday, hitting a number of sites belonging to...

Iran sends 95 tons of aid to Lebanon

The head of the Iranian Red Crescent Society, Karim Hemti, announced on Thursday, the dispatch of two planes filled with humanitarian aid to Lebanon. The...