0452 GMT December 19, 2018
The drills were launched by the order of Iran's Deputy Army Commander for Coordination Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari, IRNA reported.
The wargames will continue for two days aimed at enhancing the skill and morale of the personnel of the Army of the Islamic Republic of Iran, transferring the experience of veterans to the youth attending the maneuvers, evaluating the training tactics, assessing the fire power and the level of coordination between forces and bolstering the planning potentials for joint exercises and operations at all times, and boosting the defense capabilities of the Islamic Republic of Iran’s Army.
The maneuvers' operational theater is covering all the coastline of Makran region and the Sea of Oman.
The Army's Ground, Air, Navy, and Air Defense Forces are participating in the wargames.