Iran—Army Launches Surprise Ground Exercise In Northwest

Fars News Agency | 10/09/2019

The Iranian army has launched surprise drills in the northwestern West Azerbaijan province, along the border with Turkey, reports the semi-official Fars news agency (Tehran).  The exercise kicked off early Wednesday in the country's Orumiyeh region, with a focus on combat readiness and mobility. Rapid-reaction units, mobile and offense brigades and army aviation helicopters participated in the training, reported the semi-official Iranian Students News Agency (ISNA). Army chief...

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