Mehr News Agency reports from Bandar Abbas that Brigadier General Alireza Barkhor said on Friday "Launching exercises shows its military power. Therefore every year military exercises are launched across country based on a certain schedule.”
He added that a new series of drills are to be held with the motto of "Peace, Friendship, and Stable Security for Region”.
Second In Command of the Air Force added "After the main stage of the drills is over, the third stage will start with a passive defense approach.”
Barkhor said that his forces are ready to hold joint exercises with regional countries.