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  1. Iran Unveils Long-Range Missile As Vienna Nuclear Talks Resume

    February 9, 2022 Parisa Hafezi On February 9, the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) unveiled a new ballistic missile with a claimed range of 1,450 kilometers. According to Iranian state media, the "Kheibar Shekan" missile uses a solid-fue ...

  2. Solid-Propellant Motor Test Proves Iran’s Continuing Missile Advancement

    Private Viewpoints February 2, 2022 One might be forgiven for missing a statement this January by Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps Aerospace Force (IRGC-AF) commander Amir-Ali Hajizadeh heralding the successful test of a solid-propellant motor for ...

  3. Iran Conducts Static Test Of Satellite-Carrying Rocket

    January 15, 2022 The Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) tested a solid-fuel space rocket engine on January 13, according to the commander of the IRGC Aerospace Force. According to Hajizadeh, the satellite carrier was constructed out of a composite m ...

  4. Iranian commander promises more satellite launches

    Governments » Iran » Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) January 13, 2022 Brigadier General Amir-Ali Hajizadeh mentioned the successful test last week of solid-fuel satellite carrier and said that it was made of non-metal materials and its propeller had n ...

  5. Iran Space Launch Fails To Put Payloads Into Orbit

    December 31, 2021 An Iranian defense ministry spokesperson confirmed that a rocket launched on December 30 failed to deliver its three satellite payloads into orbit. The Simorgh space launch vehicle had not reached the speed necessary to enter orbit. The ...

  6. UK condemns Iran's use of ballistic missiles

    Governments » United Kingdom » Foreign and Commonwealth Office December 24, 2021 An FCDO spokesperson said: "We condemn Iran’s use of ballistic missiles in a test launch confirmed to have been conducted today. The launch is a clear breach of UN Secur ...

  7. U.S. Navy Seizes 1,400 Assault Rifles During Illicit Weapons Interdiction

    Governments » United States » Executive Branch » Department of Defense December 22, 2021 MANAMA, Bahrain- U.S. 5th Fleet ships seized approximately 1,400 AK-47 assault rifles and 226,600 rounds of ammunition from a stateless fishing vessel during a flag v ...

  8. Illegal Iranian Flow of Weapons to Yemen

    Governments » United States » Executive Branch » Department of State December 23, 2021 On December 20, the United States Navy 5th Fleet seized upwards of 1,400 AK-47 assault rifles and 226,600 rounds of ammunition from a vessel originating from Iran. This ...

  9. Iran Fires Ballistic, Cruise Missiles In Gulf War Games

    December 21, 2021 The Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) Navy fired ballistic missiles and at least five cruise missiles in war games in the Persian Gulf on December 21, according to Iranian state media. The IRGC's overall commander, Hossein Sa ...

  10. Country Reports on Terrorism 2020

    Governments » United States » Executive Branch » Department of State December 16, 2021 [...] IRAN Designated as a State Sponsor of Terrorism in 1984, Iran continued its terrorist-related activity in 2020, including support for Hizballah, Palestinian terro ...

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