Source: Islamic Republic of News Agency – IRNA
The Chief of the General Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces, Major General Mohammad Bagheri, sent telegrams to defense ministers and chiefs of staff of the armed forces in the countries of the region, stressing “the Iranian armed forces are ready to transfer their expertise in the field of fighting the Corona virus to countries of the region.”
In his telegrams to the countries of Iraq, Azerbaijan, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Oman, Qatar, Kuwait, Syria and Lebanon, Major General Bagheri declared, “the readiness of the armed forces of the Islamic Republic of Iran to exchange and transfer experiences in the field of fighting the Corona virus to these countries,” according to the Iranian news agency, IRNA.
He referred to “the successes of the Islamic Republic of Iran in confronting the Corona virus,” noting “the broad role of the Iranian armed forces in the operations to combat and confront this dangerous virus in the country.”
The Chief of the General Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces stressed that “failure to properly and scientifically confront this disease can accelerate its spread and endanger the health of its people.”