Iran Ranks 3rd in Intl. Army Games Depth Competition

Kish Island, August 15, 2019- Iran has ranked in third place among the participants of the fourth International Army Games (IAG) in Kish Island with Russia and China holding the first two places respectively.

According to the Public Relations and International Affairs Department of Kish Free Zone Organization, Russia came first with 7416.04 pts; China came second with 4922.19 pts, and Iran came third with 4754.88 pts.

Venezuela, South Africa, and Syria stood at the fourth, fifth, and sixth ranks.

The closing ceremony of the competitions was attended by Managing Director of Kish Free Zone Organization (KFZO), Gholam-Hossein Mozaffari; Commander of the Iranian Navy, Rear Admiral Hossein Khanzadi; Deputy Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Navy, Admiral Alexander Vitko; and several Iranian and foreign military and civil officials.

The depth international contest was held on August 4 to 14 in Kish Island, in which 160 divers from all over the world participated.

Military World Games have been held since 11 years ago in 17 fields and Iran has participated in them in the last three years.

PR & Int'l Affairs Department- KFZO