In a message in National Army Day on Saturday, Leader of the Islamic Revolution, Ayatollah Khamenei tasked the Army to enhance its readiness.
Head of the Supreme Leader’s Military Office, Brigadier General Mohammad Shirazi, conveyed the message in a phone talk with Chief Commander of the Army Major General Abdolrahim Mousavi.
“The Supreme Leader has sent his warmest regards to all members of the Islamic Republic of Iran’s Army, including the personnel, commanders and their families,” announced Shirazi.
In this message while hailing the Army's role in carrying out its missions, the leader tasked them to boost its readiness as much as needed.
Units of Iranian Army’s Ground, Navy, and Air Force along with Khatam al-Anbiya Air Defense Base held nationwide “Service Parades” with the motto “Homeland Defenders, Assistants of Health ".
Previously on Friday Iranian President, Hassan Rouhani praised the Iranian Army as guardians of Iranians’ lives and said “Today the Iranian citizens at home and the economic and social activists at work salute the Army and the health staff.”