DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Iran’s navy on Sunday added domestically produced refined cruise missiles to its arsenal, state TV reported.
The TV stated each Talaeieh and Nasir cruise missiles have arrived at a naval base close to the Indian Ocean within the southern Iranian port of Konarak, some 1,400 kilometers (850 miles) southeast of the capital, Tehran.
Navy chief Adm. Shahram Irani stated the Talaeieh has a variety of greater than 1,000 kilometers (620 miles) and known as it “totally good.” Irani stated the cruise missile is able to altering targets throughout journey.
He stated the Nasi has a variety of 100 kilometers (62 miles) and may be put in on warships.
Final month, a container ship owned by an Israeli billionaire got here beneath assault from a suspected Iranian drone within the Indian Ocean, as Israel wages battle on Iran-backed Hamas within the Gaza Strip.
Sometimes Iran broadcasts the take a look at firing, manufacturing and commissioning of recent army gear that can’t be independently verified. The nation says it has a inventory of assorted sorts of missiles with ranges as much as 2,000 kilometers (1250 miles), able to reaching its archenemy Israel and U.S. bases within the area.