TEHRAN, Sept. 5 (Mehr News Agency) -- Army Commander Major General Ataollah Salehi said on Tuesday that one the goals of the "Blow of Zolfaqar" war games is to send a message of friendship to the regional countries.
"These maneuvers would not pose any threat to regional countries unless they want to endanger the geographical and political situation of the Islamic Republic," Salehi told reporters.
The military exercise which began on August 19 is currently undergoing in the northwest of the country.
Salehi added that the domestically built military equipment has enabled Iran to have the power to counter any type of threat.
"We have gained this strong military power due to the efforts of the Iranian young experts," he added.
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