Tehran 0
17 August 2020

The General Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces issued a declaration on cyber security. While maintaining that “Iran do[es] not initiate any conflict in cyberspace as in the physical space”, the document highlighted that the military “reserve the right to react to any threat at any level in a firm and decisive manner if any of the policies included in the present instrument may be violated by any state, group or any other person or entity supported, controlled or directed by any state”.

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