Iran inaugurated a newly-developed aerial defense system capable of smart intercepting, tracking and hitting the intended targets in low altitudes in an automatic way. The system titled 'Herz IX' (Protector) has high movements is mobile. It can be utilized at night, said Iranian Defense Minister Ahmad Vahidi at the inauguration ceremony of the system.
He further added the system can be connected to the country's defense network and is able of being prepared and activated to confront threats in less than some minutes.
Vahidi also highlighted Iran's defense might in confronting foreigners' threats, and said the country's armed forces are ready to give a tough response to any hostile act against Iran.
Iran has managed to produce different types of defense equipment, including, satellite carrier (long, short and mid-range), anti-armor systems and naval cruise systems.
Defense analysts and military observers say that Iran's wargames and its advancements in weapons production have proved as a deterrent factor, specially at a time of heightened threats by the US.
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