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Thursday, August 20, 2015

Russia Agrees to Sell S-300 Missiles to Iran

S-300PMU2Russia appears ready to sell advanced S-300 surface-to-air missiles to Iran, in spite of international sanctions banning the arms shipments to Iran.

Reuters initially reported that Iran plans to ink a deal for four of the S-300 Russian missiles, possibly as soon as next week.

“The text of the contract is ready and our friends will go to Russia next week to sign the contract,” Iran Defense Minister Hossein Dehghan reportedly said according to various news outlets.

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