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"The US drive to ensure its full dominance in the region as part of the "America First" policy has created a very risky situation by further militarising the Persian Gulf".
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Commenting on the newly-unveiled missile defense system, the president said Bavar 373 "is more powerful than S-300 and is in fact closer to [Russian] S-400", an upgrade of Russia's S-300 family.
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In this photo released by the official website of the office of the Iranian Presidency, Iran-made Bavar-373 air-defense missile system is seen after being unveiled by President Hassan Rouhani, Iran, Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019.
The defense system has two search and intercept radars, which can resist electronic warfare and electromagnetic bombs, the report said. In addition, the radars are capable of detecting anti-radiation missiles (ARM) that are used to confront air defenses.
"We focus on the effectiveness of missiles through increasing precision, maneuverability, speed and conventional explosive power to overcome the enemy's defense systems", Hatami was quoted as saying by Press TV.
Noting that Iran manufactures its required weapons and equipment domestically with low production costs, he announced that some 770 various types of defense products are manufactured in Iran while the country is under the toughest sanctions.
"U.S. sanctions can not stop our progress", he said.