EghtesadOnline: Iran’s armed forces, some of which are under U.S. sanctions, must divest from energy assets and other businesses to help save the Persian Gulf nation’s economy, President Hassan Rouhani said.
EghtesadOnline: Iranian armed forces closely monitor all moves taken by the enemies, a military official said stressing that Iran's military doctrines is based on defense.
EghtesadOnline: The Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps and other branches of Iran’s armed forces have been instructed to sell off business holdings and commercial assets “irrelevant” to their main function, the Iranian defense minister said in a newspaper interview.
EghtesadOnline: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has pledged full support for the country’s Armed Forces in defending the Islamic Republic’s independence and territorial integrity.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s Armed Forces have reacted to a move by the United States’ Treasury Department to blacklist the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC), pledging to continue to boost Iran’s defensive power.
EghtesadOnline: Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Baqeri has begun a three-day visit to Turkey at the head of a high-ranking politico-military delegation.
EghtesadOnline: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says the three branches of the government support the country’s Armed Forces and no one can harm them.
EghtesadOnline: Iran has dismissed as a "psychological ploy" a recent statement by a number of European Union lawmakers against the Islamic Republic, saying the country’s Armed Forces will not hesitate to fight Takfiri terrorists.
EghtesadOnline: Top general pointed to Iran’s right for taking revenge from those behind Tehran terrorist attacks, and said the country’s Armed Forces will give fresh unforgettable lessons to terrorists and their regional and trans-regional supporters.
EghtesadOnline: Iranian president Hassan Rouhani described Iran's armed forces' love, trust and the sense of religious duty towards the Commander-in-Chief as the distinctive features of the Armed Forces of the Islamic Republic of Iran and said: "Our power is defensive and deterrent, not offensive but we have demonstrated how firm and decisive we are against aggressors".