Unannounced Military Drill Near Turkey Border

Unannounced Military Drill Near Turkey Border October 10, 2019

Turkey, began operations against terrorist organizations in the north of Syria. At the same time with this operation, Iran, allied with Syria, started an unannounced military exercise near Turkey's northwest border. According to the news in the Iranian Students News Agency ISNA, the exercise carried out with the participation of Army Commander Major General Abdolrahim Mousavi. The military drill held with the theme “One Target, One Shot”. The exercise is aimed at evaluating the combat preparedness of Army units and their mobility and agility on the battlefield. Iranian officials have repeatedly underscored that the country will not hesitate to strengthen its military capabilities, including its missile power, which are entirely meant for defence, and that Iran’s defence capabilities will be never subject to negotiations.


Picture source: Tasnim/Foad Ashtari

Unannounced Military Drill Near Turkey Border

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