Iranian ballistic missile 370.
(photo credit: REUTERS/Fars News/Handout)
Iran has made a laser-guided ballistic missile with increased range, according
to its defense minister.
“The fixed precision of our long-range missiles
has increased to the extent that we can hit every point we wish,” Brigadier
General Hossein Dehqan said on Sunday, according to Iran’s Tasnim News
He also said that the margin of error now is less than two meters
for the missiles.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Monday that
world powers have admitted failure in stopping Iran’s nuclear
“Iran’s policy of constructive interaction with the world
states has forced the world to see the realities of Iran’s capabilities,”
Rouhani said according to Iran’s Fars News Agency.
“You see that those
powers which were thinking of destroying Iran’s enrichment capability, have now
admitted that they cannot stop Iran's industrial progress and enrichment due to
the indigenization of this industry and its expansion,” he said.
Chinese official met with Rouhani on Sunday and said that Iran has a right to
peaceful use of nuclear energy, according to Chinese news agency
Both countries expressed their wishes to expand bilateral
Rouhani also assured Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi that
Iran’s nuclear program was peaceful and that it desires to solve the issue
“We respect Iran’s right to use nuclear energy,
including the right of uranium enrichment,” said Jiechi according to
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