The Fars News agency ” which is close to the Iranian Revolutionary Guards, reported on Saturday that the new missile is of the Fateh class or “conqueror” with a range between 250 and 350 kilometers, that is fitted with 500 kg warhead , and that travels at a speed of 1.5 kilometers per second or 5400 kilometer per hour ( 3375 miles per hour).
Fars News Agency quoted Iranian Revolutionary Guards Brigadier General Sayed Majid Moussavi as saying that the new missiles will allow Hezbollah to hit any place in Israel.
Fars added that the most important factor in the Iranian strategy is to supply the resistance movements Hezbollah and Hamas with the right arms to confront ” the bloodthirsty zionist enemy ”
This report comes a week after the commander of the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) Aerospace Force Brigadier General Amir Ali Hajizadeh revealed in an interview with the FARS news agency (FNA) that the missile manufacturing plants in Syria were designed and built by Iran .
Fars did not reveal whether the new missiles were manufactured by Hezbollah in Lebanon with Iranian parts or whether they were shipped completely assembled.