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Iran: S-300 missile system has begun to arrive in Iran, FM spokesperson00:58

Iran: S-300 missile system has begun to arrive in Iran, FM spokesperson

Iran, Islamic Republic of, Tehran
April 11, 2016 at 10:03 GMT +00:00 · Published

Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Hossein Jaberi Ansari announced on Monday, during his weekly press conference, that the first shipment of the S-300 missile system has arrived in Iran.

In response to a question on the delivery of the S-300, a Russian advanced defence missile system, Ansari said that the first part of the system had been delivered to Iran via Caspian Sea. He also explained that the deliveries are to continue, “the delivery of further parts will continue in the future.”

During the press conference, Ansari also reaffirmed the upcoming visit of EU Foreign Policy Chief Federica Mogherini, who is scheduled to arrive in Tehran on Saturday 16th April. Mogherini will head a 7-member delegation of high-ranking EU officials.

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Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Hossein Jaberi Ansari announced on Monday, during his weekly press conference, that the first shipment of the S-300 missile system has arrived in Iran.

In response to a question on the delivery of the S-300, a Russian advanced defence missile system, Ansari said that the first part of the system had been delivered to Iran via Caspian Sea. He also explained that the deliveries are to continue, “the delivery of further parts will continue in the future.”

During the press conference, Ansari also reaffirmed the upcoming visit of EU Foreign Policy Chief Federica Mogherini, who is scheduled to arrive in Tehran on Saturday 16th April. Mogherini will head a 7-member delegation of high-ranking EU officials.

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