Foreign Minister Hossein Amirabdollahian said The Great Prophet 17 military drill was a manifestation of Iran's unwavering determination to defend against the enemies, adding that it conveyed the message of brotherliness and security for friendly neighboring countries.

Iran PressIran news: In his Instagram post, Amirabdollahian said Iran as a powerful country has always been the harbinger of peace and stability in the region.

The Great Prophet 17 drills kicked off on Monday (December 20) in the southern coastlines in Khuzestan, Bushehr, and Hormuzgan provinces.