updated Wed. November 9, 2022
February 3, 2018
A few things are known about Houthi firepower. Arterbury explained that the Houthis have three general “rocket families.” They include the Burkan missiles, several of which they have fired into Saudi Arabia, including at Riyadh; the shorter-range Qaher-class missiles; and the Zelzal missiles. (Zelzal meansÃâÃÂ ...
November 8, 2017
Although Ansarullah has assembled their missiles locally, they have been based on Iranian designs. Over the course of the current Yemeni civil war, Houthi militants claim to have manufactured the Qaher-1 and Zelzal-1 and 2 ballistic missiles locally. Reportedly the Houthis did so with assistance fromÃâÃÂ ...
October 31, 2017
An Iranian medium range missile Zelzal passes by Iranian President Hassan Rouhani during the annual military parade marking the anniversary of the ... TEHRAN, Iran — Iran's supreme leader has restricted the range of ballistic missiles manufactured in the country to 2,000 kilometers (1,240 miles), theÃâÃÂ ...
October 31, 2017
Iran's supreme leader has restricted the range of ballistic missiles manufactured in the country to 2,000 kilometers (1,240 miles), the head of the paramilitary Revolutionary Guard said Tuesday, which limits their reach to only regional Mideast targets. The comments by Gen. Mohammad Ali Jafari to reportersÃâÃÂ ...
September 23, 2017
An Iranian medium range missile Zelzal passes by Iranian President Hassan Rouhani (C) during the annual military parade marking the anniversary of the ... missile tests violated a U.N. resolution that endorsed the nuclear deal and called on Tehran not to undertake activities related to ballistic missilesÃâÃÂ ...
September 22, 2017
Tehran (AFP) - President Hassan Rouhani vowed on Friday that Iran would boost its missile capabilities despite warnings from Washington that it is ready to ditch a landmark nuclear deal over the issue. His comments came as Iran displayed a new missile at a military parade marking the anniversary of theÃâÃÂ ...
August 23, 2017
Based on the imagery alone, the company's analysts concluded that the buildings were very similar to structures seen in Iran that are associated with the production of short range ballistic missiles, but that the exact extent of Iranian involvement as unclear. Work on at least one portion of the facility seemedÃâÃÂ ...
July 10, 2017
None of these missiles is known to have existed in the Yemeni arsenal before the conflict, and only one of them, the Zelzal, was known to have existed at all. The Zelzal is an Iranian-produced missile based on the Russian Luna-M artillery rocket system. Some observers have suggested Iran may beÃâÃÂ ...
June 7, 2017
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Senate has advanced a package of new sanctions on Iran, to punish Tehran for its ballistic missile program, arms transfers and support for militant groups in the Middle East. Senators voted 97-2 on a procedural measure on June 7 that sets up a final vote in the coming days.
Long War Journal
August 21, 2016
Since July, state-affiliated media in Iran has publicized the Yemeni Houthi movement's use of a model of the Zelzal-3, an Iranian rocket. ... the Qods Force or Hezbollah, though the former leads all extraterritorial operations for the IRGC, which in turn produces missiles and oversees Iran's missile command.
December 31, 1999
“The national army forces have killed dozens of Al Houthi militia operatives and seized weapons at different locations in Nehim, mainly Al Zelzal mountain,” Mazeb said in a brief ... The two mountains host major military camps where Al Houthis are said to be storing ballistic missiles and ammunition. The airÃâÃÂ ...
Syrian War Daily (blog)
December 31, 1999
Jaish al Islam retaliated government bombings by firing a Zelzal heavy rocket at government positions. The projectile targeted Dumeir Airbase, which is the main base used for the ongoing bombing campaign in East Ghouta. Retaliation targeting Damascus city kills three civilians in government controlledÃâÃÂ ...