Iran Revolutionary Guards Unveil 'New Ballistic Missile'

February 7, 2019

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Agence France-Presse (AFP)

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Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) unveiled a new surface-to-surface ballistic missile called the Dezful. According to IRGC aerospace commander Brigadier General Amirali Hajizadeh, this missile has a range of 1,000 kilometers and is a newer and more powerful version of the Zolfaghar missile, which has a range of 700 km. The Dezful was unveiled at an underground ballistic missile production facility at an unspecified location.