The Iranian Ministry of Defence unveiled a range of new weapons on 6 February, the most potentially significant being a guided version of the 333 mm Fajr-5 artillery rocket.

The unguided Fajr-5 is already in service with Iranian-backed militant groups Hizbullah and Hamas, which could use a guided version to carry out more accurate attacks up to 75 km into Israeli territory.

The first indication that Iran was working on a guided Fajr-5 was seen in May 2014, when a prototype was seen during a visit to the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Aerospace Force by Supreme Leader Grand Ayatollah Ali Khamenei. […]