Iran now makes a number of anti-tank weapons. These include the Saghegh , an improved version of the manportable RPG-7 anti-tank rocket with an 80 mm tandem HEAT warhead instead of the standard 30 mm design, the NAFEZ anti-tank rocket, and a copy of the Soviet SPG-9 73 mm recoilless anti-tank gun. The Nader in an Iranian 44mm anti-tank rocket with a range of 400 meters able to penetrate 30 cm of armor.
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