FILE PHOTO: Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei gives a speech to a group of scholars and seminary students of religious sciences in Tehran, Iran September 17, 2019. Official Khamenei website/Handout via REUTERS
DUBAI (Reuters) – Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei told Iran’s elite Revolutionary Guards on Sunday to develop more advanced and modern weapons, the semi-official Tasnim news agency reported.
“The Guards should have advanced and modern weapons…Your weapons should be modern and updated. It should be developed at home. You need to develop and produce your weapons,” Khamenei said.
Writing by Parisa Hafezi; Editing by Mark Heinrich