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IRGC begins major phase of defense drills in Iran’s Semnan

The Aerospace Division of Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) has started the major phase of defense exercises in the north-central Iranian province of Semnan.

Alalam - Iran

The new stage of the drills, dubbed Defenders of the Velayat Skies, kicked off on Saturday after a five-day preliminary phase.

Being conducted in an area of 35,000 square kilometers, the drills are aimed at demonstrating Iran's power, intelligence command, and defense readiness to counter any threats.

Different types of missile and radar systems, which are designed and manufactured by Iranian specialists and which have diverse ranges, will be used during the exercises.

Source: Al Alam News Network


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