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Outgoing DM sums up his term, Iran world’s sixth leading country in terms of missile capability

Tuesday, 20 August 2013

Ahmad Vahidi said that Iran is the leading country in the region in terms of missile capability and that missile achievements, such as development of  indigenous technology to build solid-fuel missiles as well as design and manufacturing of advanced long-range missiles have helped Iran gain such a high position in the world. Vahidi added that that the Imam Khomeini Space Center (to be used to launch domestically manufactured satellites) would be inaugurated in the near future. He also mentioned Iran’s entry into the group of submarine manufacturers, clearing minefields, expanding defense relations with Asian, African and Latin American countries, projects in the defense ministry and promotion of the ministry in Iran’s division making bodies as the main achievements of the defense ministry under his watch.


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  • Published: 56 days ago on Tuesday, 20 August 2013
  • By: Iran Daily Brief
  • Last Modified: August 20, 2013 @ 12:06 pm
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