What’s Driving Iran to Build a Better Missile
Feb 18, 2020 | 20:15 GMT
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- Iran's perceptions of the threats it faces combined with its weakness in other military areas will continue to drive its desire to develop ballistic and cruise missiles.
- Iranian missile research and development efforts have increasingly focused on improving the reliability, accuracy and effectiveness of its missile systems to give them more tactical utility.
- Attacks over the past two years show that while Iranian missiles have become more accurate, improvements in accuracy remain a work in progress.