Tehran(IP)-The tenth anniversary of the martyrdom of Maj. Gen. Hassan Tehrani Moghaddam began with the presence of the Speaker of the Islamic Consultative Assembly.

Iran PressIran News: In the ceremony to commemorate the father of Iran's missile industry Hassan Tehrani Moghadam, in addition to the senior military commanders, some other officials including Parliament Speaker Mohammad Bagher Ghalibaf took part.

Tehrani Moghaddam founded Iran’s long-range missile program and designed the Shahab, Ghadr, and Sejjil missiles with an operational range of more than 1,000 kilometers. 

Hassan Tehrani Moghaddam, known as the father of Iran's missile program, martyred on November 12, 2011, in a blast at a missile base near Tehran.


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