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    Russian Deliveries of S-300 Air Defense Systems to Iran Not Under Sanctions

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    Russian Foreign Ministry said that United States is unable to influence the Russian deliveries of the S-300 air defense systems to Iran.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) The United States is unable to influence the Russian deliveries of the S-300 air defense systems to Iran since the hardware is not included in the sanctions list of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC), the Russian Foreign Ministry said Wednesday.

    "The S-300 complex is not a subject of UN sanctions," Director of the Second Asian Department of the Russian Foreign Ministry Zamir Kabulov told RIA Novosti.

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