Iran Plans Military Drill With Country in Region, Press TV Says

Iran’s Air Force plans to hold a joint aerial military exercise with an unidentified country in the region next month, Press TV reported.

The exercise is due to be held sometime after September 6, the state-run news channel said in a report yesterday on its website, citing Brigadier General Aziz Nasirzadeh, deputy commander of the Islamic Republic of Iran Air Force.

The report didn’t name the country that will join Iran in the drill.

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