EghtesadOnline: The EU foreign policy chief, Federica Mogherini, says the nuclear deal between Iran and six world powers has nothing to do with the Islamic Republic’s national missile program, emphasizing the importance of keeping the multilateral pact “as it is.”
EghtesadOnline: Iran's development of its missile power is based on domestic resources and sanctions by the world hegemonic systems won't affect it, said the chief of staff of the Iranian Armed Forces.
EghtesadOnline: A senior Iranian official says the country’s defense issues, including its missile program, are not negotiable at all.
EghtesadOnline: Iranian Deputy Ambassador to the United Nations Es’haq Al-e Habib says the country’s missile program is not open to negotiation and will continue with strength and according to the Islamic Republic’s national defense agenda.
EghtesadOnline: Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi says the Islamic Republic’s missile program is for defensive purposes and is not open to any negotiations.
EghtesadOnline: President Hassan Rouhani has rejected US criticism of Iran’s national missile program, vowing that the Islamic Republic will not hesitate to strengthen its defense capabilities against the backdrop of regional and global threats.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s new defense minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami emphasized that Islamic Republic of Iran’s missile program will proceed according to the approved plans.
EghtesadOnline: Iranian lawmakers voted to raise spending on the nation’s missile program and elite forces, bolstering twin pillars of the security establishment that are at the center of a growing dispute with the U.S.
EghtesadOnline: Iran's parliament gave initial approval on Sunday to a bill to boost spending on Tehran's missile program and the elite Revolutionary Guards in retaliation for new sanctions imposed by the United States.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s missile program is defensive in nature and not in violation of United Nations Security Council (UNSC) Resolution 2231, says the Iranian Foreign Ministry.