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For the shoulder launched anti-tank rocket, see Saegheh (rocket). For the Iranian fighter aircraft, see HESA Saeqeh.

The Saegheh ("Lightning" in Persian) or "Saeqeh-1"[1] and "Saeqeh-2"[2] is a short-range surface-to-surface missile[3] developed indigenously by Iran. It has a range of between 80 kilometres (50 mi) and 250 kilometres (160 mi).[3][4] It has been described as an "anti-armor missile".[5]

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  1. ^ People's Daily Online Iran Successfully Test-fires Anti-Armor Missile
  2. ^ Nuclear Threat Initiative Iran: Missile Chronology
  3. ^ a b China View Iran tests short-range missile
  4. ^ The United Jerusalem Foundation Week In Review 9/8/2006
  5. ^ Pavland News Iran test-fires anti-armor missile - July 31, 2001

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