Iran to receive Russian missiles by end of 2015: minister

Moscow in April lifted a ban dating from 2010 on selling the missile systems to Iran, ahead of Tehran sealing a final historic deal with world powers in July to curb its nuclear programmeIran will receive the bulk of the S-300 air defence missile systems it ordered from Russia by the end of the year, Tehran’s defence minister has said. “We signed a contract with Russia. This week, the state-run Russian Technologies corporation (Rostec) announced the signing of a delivery contract in Tehran for S-300 missiles.

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