Iran’s Revolutionary Guards fire a Shahab-2 missile during military manoeuvres outside the holy city of Qom. Iran began 10 days of war games amid a mounting standoff with the West over its nuclear program, official media said.
Iran’s Revolutionary Guards fire missiles during a war game in a desert near the holy city of Qom, southeast of Tehran, November 2, 2006.
Iran's medium range missile
Iran's Shahab-3 missile, which can carrying a nuclear warhead and is said to have a range of more than 1,250 miles, is believed to be based on a North Korean missile design, although Iran denies this.