On Saturday, September 23, the defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman commented on the news about the trials in Iran new ballistic missile «khorramshahr» with a range of 2 thousand kilometers.
«Ballistic missile launched by Iran, is not only a provocation, a show of defiance to the United States and its allies, including Israel, and an attempt to test their level of patience, and but another proof of the desire of Iran to become a world power and threaten not only the Middle East but all the countries of the free world. Just imagine what happens if Iran gets a nuclear weapon. And he is committed to this. We can’t let this happen», — quotes the words of Lieberman, the press service of the Ministry of defence.
We will remind, the rocket «khorramshahr» was presented at the 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.