Above: Chemical defense ensembles worn by members of the Iranian armed forces, include protective mask and chemical overgarment (pants and hooded jacket) in desert 6-color camo, desert 3-color camo, or olive drab.
Close up of a decontamination nozzle fixed atop a chemical defense vehicle.
Inside details of decontamination vehicles. (Container truck sidings have been removed for purposes of parade visibility.)
Iran has extensive combat experience as a target of Saddam Hussein's chemical warfare campaigns, during the Imposed War (1980-88).
On display at the 2009 Sacred Defense Parade in Tehran.
Photos: Borna News Agency, Sami Hozni, IRNA, Nestor@Military.ir