Iran equips military with advanced domestic missile

By JPOST.COM STAFF
September 30, 2011 08:38

Iran announced on Thursday that it has equipped it's military's air defense units with a new, domestically-produced medium range missile, Press TV reported.

Brig.-Gen. Alireza Sabahifard was quoted in the report as saying that the Mersad missile system was both designed and produced by Iran's Revolutionary Guard. He called the successful completion of the missile's production proof that "the country's enemies have been left disappointed in their desperate attempts to impose sanctions on Iran.”


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