Iran Commander: Our Missile Program ‘Will Continue Nonstop’

The chief commander of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) said Tuesday that Iran does not need to extend its range of missiles because they already reach far enough to strike American forces deployed in the Middle East if the Islamic Republic experiences aggression from the U.S.
AP Photo/Iran Defense Ministry

The Algemeiner reports: Iran will press on with its missile program regardless of Western pressure to halt it, a senior military commander was quoted on Monday as saying.

“Iran’s missile program will continue non-stop and foreign powers have no right to intervene on this issue,” the semi-official Tasnim news agency quoted Iranian Armed Forces spokesman Masoud Jazayeri as saying.

He also said no Iranian official had permission to “discuss this issue with foreigners,” Tasnim reported.

Read the full story here.

.