Defense and Security Directorate of AOP coordinates affairs between defense and security agencies of government with the President of the country. The operations of this directorate are with completely coordination with MoD, MoI, NDS, NSC, PPS and the Directorate of Security and Safety of VIPs.
The directorate facilitates the exercise of powers of the President in matters of defense and security. For this purpose, according to security reports the directorate provides suggestions and views to leadership,
For this purpose, according to security reports to the Supreme Leader provides suggestions and views, combat, the logistics personnel, weapons, ammunition and equipment and professional assessment of cadres recognition, promotion and retirement of undergraduate professional and organizational affairs, legal, personnel and Tamynaty organs of defense and security activities.