BEIRUT, LEBANON (4:00 P.M.) – Major General Sayed Abdel Rahim Mousavi, Commander in Chief of the Iranian Army, said that his country is ready to respond to any step taken by the enemy.
On Wednesday, Mousavi said during the Al-Aqatdar 99 maneuvers, launched by the Iranian army’s ground force in the Makran region (southeast of the country), that “the enemy will receive a regretful response if he takes any step resulting from miscalculation and his miscalculations against Iran.”
The Army Commander-in-Chief indicated that “the army’s ground force is fully prepared to carry out special installation operations.”
He pointed out that “the capacity maneuvers embodied an aspect of the capabilities of the land force, which is being carried out with support, air support, and the active participation of the army’s aviation units and brigades of this force in one of the sensitive areas of the country.”
Mousavi referred to “the types of professional installation operations carried out by the participating ground force brigades, over two days of conducting the maneuvers,” stressing that “the multi-faceted structural operations are among the most complex combat operations that are usually carried out by the rapid reaction forces and the experienced brigades.”
He would add: “The ground force of the Iranian army demonstrated during these maneuvers its great readiness to carry out such special operations. ”