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New Iranian defense systems go online: Comdr

IRNA - Islamic Republic News Agency

Tehran, May 16, IRNA -- After being test fired successfully, new missile defense systems have been installed in the country, Commander of Khatam ul-Anbia Air Defense Base Brigadier General Farzad Esmaeili said on Tuesday.

Esmaeili made the remarks in a meeting with Khatam ul-Anbia Air Defense Base staff.

Iran's air defense system has been promoted considerably in different fields such as detection, radar system, electronic eavesdropping equipment and Identification, friend or foe (IFF) system, he said.

Installation of various systems has resulted in constant monitoring of the country's air space, Esmaeili added.

He went on to say that the artillery and missile systems which have been indigenized have fulfilled our need to fight against aerial targets.

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