Army ground forces boost of­fen­sive power

Tehran Times - - POLITICS -

TEHRAN – Chief of the Ira­nian Army’s ground forces says his forces have boosted their of­fen­sive ca­pa­bil­i­ties, Tas­nim re­ported on Tues­day.

Dur­ing a visit to a mil­i­tary base in north­east Iran, Bri­gadier Gen­eral Kiomars Hei­dari said an up­grade in the mo­bil­ity and ef­fec­tive­ness of the ground forces has in­creased their of­fen­sive power.

Mo­bil­ity and agility are the main char­ac­ter­is­tics of the ground force, he said.

Hei­dari also said that up­dated ord­nance and mil­i­tary equip­ment has en­abled the Army to com­bat any threat.

It comes a week af­ter Leader of the Is­lamic Rev­o­lu­tion Ay­a­tol­lah Ali Khamenei urged the Armed Forces to boost their mil­i­tary ca­pa­bil­i­ties.

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