Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Major General Hossein Salami confirmed downing of a US spy drone on the Southern coasts of Iran on Thursday, stressing that the move should alert Washington officials to stay away.
Iran has categorically dismissed America’s claim of Tehran’s involvement in recent attacks against oil tankers in the Sea of Oman, saying the allegation is a “sheer lie” in line with “acts of sabotage” against the Islamic Republic.
Iran's Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the United Nations Majid Takht Ravanchi categorically denounced the US destructive role in Syria with illegally establishing military bases in the Arab country in violation of the international law, and urged Washington to quickly leave the war-ravaged country.
Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Major General Hossein Salami underlined that the country's ballistic missiles play as a deterrence to enemy threats and have changed the equations.
Iran’s Intelligence Ministry details how it recently delivered an unprecedented destructive blow to an integrated network of operatives serving the US spy agency via the Internet.
Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani lashed out at the US destructive role in the region, adding that opium production in Afghanistan has sharply increased in the last 18 years since the US attack in 2001.
Iranian First Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri described Iran as a peace-seeking nation, but meantime, said his nation does not fear military confrontation to defend itself against enemies.
Iran’s top security official has blasted the US for targeting the national identity and sovereignty of the world countries, calling for global resistance against Washington’s “illegal bullying.”
Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri said his country is strong enough to act in broad daylight if it intends to stop the flow of oil exports from the Persian Gulf, rejecting accusations about Iran's involvement in the recent sabotage attacks on 2 oil tankers in the Sea of Oman.