Dmitry Medvedev: ‘S-300 Sale To Iran Doesn’t Preclude Good Relations With Israel’

Russia’s sale of S-300 air defense missile systems Iran does not stand in contradiction to the good relationship between Russia and Israel, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said Saturday. Read more

Israel Asks Russia To Revise Military Coordination In Syria

The Israel Defense Forces has reportedly approached the Russian Defense Ministry to request that new coordination procedures be developed now that Russia has stationed S-300 anti-aircraft missiles in Syria. News of the IDF request appeared in the Russian newspaper Izvestia.  Read more

Congress Warns: Obama Can Stop S-300 Transfer But Isn’t

US President Barack Obama’s administration has not exercised its right under US law to sanction the Russian sale of an advanced weapon system to Iran, leading some in Congress to demand clarifications and accuse the administration of appeasing Tehran. Read more

Don’t Panic Over Iran-Russia S-300 Deal

There is no need to panic. The S-300 missiles deal between Russia and Iran is today more of a symbolic rather than an actual threat. Read more

Russia Says It Signed S-300 Missile Contract With Iran

Russia and Iran have signed a contract for Moscow to supply Tehran with S-300 surface-to-air missile systems, Sergei Chemezov, the chief executive of Russian state-owned defense conglomerate Rostec, was quoted by the RIA news agency as saying on Monday. Read more