Saturday, 23 September, Iran tested a new ballistic missile «khorramshahr» with a range of 2 thousand kilometers, informs TV channel Press TV. Footage depicting tests of the missile were published by the national broadcasting company of Iran. The place and time of testing was not reported.
On the eve of the missile was presented at a military parade in honor of the 37-year-old anniversary of the outbreak of the Iran-Iraq war. The missile was named after the city in the South-East of Iran, which became a national symbol of the war and were released by the Iranians after a month of severe fighting.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani addressed the parade with a speech, addressed to the President of the United States Donald Trump. «Iran will strengthen its military power and will continue to develop missiles, you want it or not. We have no one will not ask permission to protect our country,» he said.