The Iranian Army (‘Artesh’) today test-fired two short-range missiles during a daylong military exercise near the central city of Kashan. The missiles, Fajr 5 and Nazeat 10 reportedly hit their targets.
Fajr 5 is a 333 mm surface-to-surface artillery rocket. The missile has a maximum range of 75 kilometers. Nazeat 10 is a ballistic missile with a range of about 100 kilometers. (Fars News Agency, 14 March)
Photo credit: Iranian Army test-firing a new ballistic missile (Hadi Yazdani/Fars News Agency)