News ID: 102875
Publish Date : 22 May 2022 - 22:06

TEHRAN – The Iranian Army on Sunday assured the nation of its complete preparedness to protect the country’s security and national interests.
In a statement released on the occasion of the anniversary of the liberation of Khorramshahr, the armed hailed the victory as the symbol of unity and solidarity of the armed forces in safeguarding Iran’s security and territorial integrity.
The statement described the heroic event as a stellar model of defending independence for future generations.
Khorramshahr was a city in southwestern Iran that had been occupied by Iraq’s Ba’athist army in the early 1980s under former Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein.
Paying tribute to the martyrs of the epic battle for the liberation of Khorramshahr, the statement assured that the Army forces are fully ready to sacrifice their lives for safeguarding the Islamic establishment and protecting Iran’s security and national interests.
Iranian military and political officials have repeatedly warned the enemies about the dire consequences of military action against the Islamic Republic.
In remarks last month, the commander of the Iranian Army’s ground force described the Islamic Republic as the safest country in the region, cautioning the aggressors that any stupid move will be dealt with seriously.

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