Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Iran unveils new missile systems on second day of drills

Iran unveiled new missile and artillery systems on Tuesday, Iranian media reported, on the second day of large-scale military exercises which officials said were aimed at sending a warning to those threatening the Islamic Republic.

Played out against a backdrop of high tension between Iran and the West over Tehran's nuclear program, the "Velayat 4" man oeuvres across a vast swathe of the eastern half of the country have focused on air defenses.

http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/11/13/us-iran-military-missile-idUSBRE8AC0L920121113