Tehran  – Iran’s Defence Minister Hossein Dehqan on Saturday inaugurated the production line of an anti-missile system dubbed the Sayyad-2 (Hunter 2), media reported.

“In order to counter aerial attack, we have put the production of the Sayyad-2 missile system on the agenda,” Dehqan said on state television during the inauguration ceremony.

“This solid-fuel missile system is able to destroy different kinds of cruise missiles, bombers, drones and helicopters,” he added.