Brigadier General Kyoumarth Heidari, Second in Command of the the Islamic Republic of Iran Troops said that the unit has scheduled a series of missile exercises in near future and added "If approved by the General Staff of the Armed Forces, the exercises will be performed before the end of this year [March 20].”
Heidari added that in the exercises parts of the missile unit of the Army will perform combat tactics in a large scale.
He also said that in this series of exercises new missiles are added to the unit weaponry, stating that the missiles have passed experimental performances and will be used in field during the upcoming exercises.
Second in Command of the the Islamic Republic of Iran Troop asserted "If the missiles past the tests they will be used in the Army defence system.”
Fars news agency reports that the exercises will be held in central Iran.