The Minister of defence of the Islamic Republic of Iran, General Hossein Farmers said that next year on the Iranian calendar, the country’s armed forces will receive new weapons systems, far exceeding existing samples. The new year will come in March.
First of all, we are talking about ballistic missile «Emad». According to the commander, it is able to accurately attack any located in Israel object. The farmers stressed that the missile does not violate the international sanctions.
«We tested this missile to demonstrate: our missile program continues to develop, in accordance with the instructions of President Rouhani,» said the Minister, adding that «Emad» is not capable of carrying a nuclear warhead.
This assertion is refuted by the American experts. According to them, ceasing nuclear development, Tehran is actively working on nuclear weapon delivery vehicles. In their view, the test of the rocket in October 2015 violates a resolution of the UN Security Council.
Among the other novelties of the Iranian arms industry – missiles «air-air» and tank «Carrak». According to the Minister, local people a fighting machine superior to the Russian T-90, in General, comparable with the «Carraca» tactical and technical data.