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    Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Not to Discuss With Iran Use of Hamadan Base

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    According to the Russian deputy foreign minister, he wouldn't discuss the issue of Russia's possible use of the Iranian Hamadan airbase during his upcoming visit to Iran.

    Russian Tupolev Tu-22M3 long-range bomber landing at an air base near the Iranian city of Hamadan
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    MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov said Thursday he would not discuss the issue of Russia possibly using the Iranian Hamadan airbase during his upcoming visit to Iran.

    Bogdanov will visit Iran next week.

    "No, these are not questions of my competence," Bogdanov said, answering a corresponding question.

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