Tehran, Iran, Sept. 17
By Milad Fashtami - Trend:
Commander of the Iranian Army's Ground Forces Brigadier General Ahmadreza Pourdastan said that the army will unveil two new achievements in the near future.
Pourdastan said a new tank with cannon, and a new 23-mm cannon will be unveiled soon, Iran's IRNA News Agency reported on September 17.
"Army experts are also working to upgrade Samsam Tank," he said.
In recent years, Iran has made major breakthroughs in its defense sector and attained self-sufficiency in producing important military equipment and systems.
Iran has also conducted several military drills to enhance the defense capabilities of its armed forces and to test modern military tactics and equipment.
The Islamic Republic has frequently announced that its military might poses no threat to other countries, stating that its defense doctrine is based on deterrence.