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Iran among top countries in the world in terms of drone power: Defense Minister

ISNA - Iranian Students' News Agency

Sun / 23 May 2021 / 15:48

Tehran (ISNA) - Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier-General Amir Hatami stressed that Iran is undoubtedly among the top countries in the world in terms of drone power.

Speaking on the sidelines of Parliament Speaker's visit from defense industry exhibition, Brigadier General Hatami said, "The Islamic Republic of Iran is in an unprecedented position today partly due to its defense industry".

"A combination of defensive capabilities and popular support has offered Iran an ensuring defensive power and the foes admit they don't have the upper hand anymore," he added.

Referring to the achievements of the Ministry of Defense in the field of ground combat, General Hatami stated, "Today, we have gained various achievements in various fields, which are not limited to ground combat, and in the field of missiles, we are undoubtedly one of the world powers, and in the field of UAVs, we are even better than the world's top powers".

"The main focus of our activity is to achieve strategic weapons in all areas, and we have achieved the main goals in the field of ground combat. In the field of missiles, we have a real capability that the armed forces can carry out their mission," he added.

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