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IRGC drill begins in southern Iran

ISNA - Iranian Students' News Agency

1390/11/15
02-04-2012
11:02:43
News Code :9011-08151

TEHRAN (ISNA)-The Commander of Iran's IRGC Ground Forces Brigadier General Mohammad Pakpour said Saturday the country started "Hamiyane Velayat" (Supporters of Velayat) drill in southern Iran.

Pakpour noted the drill would be held jointly with Medina Headquarters' operating units, adding the IRGC ground forces carried out another drill dubbed "Shohaday-e Vahdat" (Martyrs of Unity) military maneuver in eastern Iran on January.

He said the war game seeks keeping and promoting the readiness of the units to maintain security in specific conditions and also manifesting the forces' capabilities to confront the threats.

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