Military Parade Kicks Off Irans Sacred Defence Week


Pictures of Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and martyrs of the armed forces... News PhotoAnniversary,Armed Forces,Ayatollah Khamenei,Banner - Sign,Basij,Horizontal,Iran,Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps,Large,Machinery,Martyr,Memorial Event,Military,Military Parade,Parade,Tehran,War,WeaponPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2011 Kaveh KazemiTEHRAN, IRAN - SEPTEMBER 22: Pictures of Ayatollah Ali Khamenei (R) and martyrs of the armed forces are displayed on a huge banner during a military parade commemorating the 31st anniversary of Iran-Iraq war on September 22, 2011 in Tehran, Iran. Iran is holding military parades in Tehran and other parts of the country on the first day of the Sacred Defence Week. Tehran's parade began to the north of Imam Khomeini's mausoleum providing the army, Islamic Revolution Guards Corps, Law Enforcement Force and Basij with an opportunity to display their state of military preparedness, in which armaments and indigenously built military equipment including Shahab missiles, unmanned aircrafts, Zulfaqar tanks, and a variety of rapid fire machine guns were showcased. (Photo by Kaveh Kazemi/Getty Images)