Amir Seyyed Abdul Rahim Mousavi, Commander-in-Chief of the Army, expressed his condolences on the arrival of Arbaeen Aba Abdullah Al-Hussein at the ceremony honoring the former Commander and introducing the new Air Force program, which was held this morning at the Shahid Khazraei Air Training Center:
The pilgrims of Imam Hussein are approaching the land of love step by step, and all of us have our hearts with those who are eagerly marching between the two holy shrines.
In another part of his speech, he referred to the readiness of the armed forces to respond to possible threats and said:
Given the capabilities we have in the armed forces, we will respond to any threat that is against the interests and ideals of the Islamic Revolution with all our might.
The commander-in-chief of the army noted:
The Air Force is full of committed, educated and well-trained people, who have trained capable and knowledgeable managers not only for their administration but also for the Armed Forces and the administration of the country.