Iran tests new precision-guided ballistic missile

Reuters News
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Posted: Oct 11, 2015 2:43 AM

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran successfully tested a new model of ballistic missile that can be remotely guided until the moment of impact, Defense Minister Hossein Dehghan was quoted as saying on Sunday.

"The Emad missile is able to strike targets with a high level of precision and completely destroy them," state news agency IRNA quoted Dehghan as saying.

(Reporting by Dubai newsroom; Writing by Sam Wilkin; editing by Susan Thomas)