7 February 2019 - 15:24
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Iran defensive power for deterrence: Commander

Tehran, Feb 7, IRNA – Iran's defensive power is for deterrence and it will not withdraw its plan to boost defensive capabilities, top Iranian commander said on Thursday.

Iran is ready to foil arrogant and expansionist states' plots and it will not be intimidated by their threats, aimed at forcing Iran to withdraw its defensive missile program as well as its regional interests, Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri said.

He made the remarks during a visit to an exhibition on Iran's defensive equipment.

Iran is ready to share its experience in fighting terrorism and extremism with friendly countries and promote military cooperation with them, the commander added.

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