– Iran’s Supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has ordered to limit the flight range of ballistic missiles two thousand kilometers. About it reports on Tuesday Agency Associated Press with reference to the statement of the commander of the Islamic revolutionary guard Corps (IRGC) Mohammad Ali Jafari.
“Today the range of our ballistic missiles, according to the order of the Supreme leader of Iran, is limited to 2 thousand km, despite the fact that we are able to increase it. The Americans, their forces and their interests within a radius of 2 thousand kilometers from us, and we are able to respond to them in any way possible reckless attack,” he said.
At the same time, commander of the IRGC said that they do not believe in the possibility of war between Iran and the United States, saying that Washington “knows that if they start a war between Iran and USA, they will lose more.”
“So they will not start a war,” he said.
Last week, the lower house of Congress approved a bill providing for new sanctions against Iran. We are talking about the response to the work in Iran over the program on creation of ballistic missiles.
Iran insists that its ballistic missile defense perform the goal.