The ruler of Iranistan is the Kobad Shah. A veteran of many victorious military campaigns against the depredations of Turanian invaders. The military forces of the Kingdom of Iranistan are well equipped and highly trained. The army is composed of armored cavalry equipped with lance, bow, and shield and armored infantry armed with spears, bows, and shields. Images of the Shah and a soldier on palace guard duty can be seen here. In addition the army has Kossak light horse and Ilbar Hillmen auxiliaries. Elephants are also native to Iranistan.