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Russia Says S-300 Missiles Won't Be Delivered to Iran Any Time Soon

Russian S-300 anti-missile rocket system move along a street during a rehearsal for a military parade in Moscow.

Supplying Iran with Russian S-300 missile defense systems is not a matter of the nearest future, TASS news agency quoted a Foreign Ministry official as saying Thursday.

"It is more important that a political and legal decision, which opens up such a possibility, is taken," Sergei Ryabkov, a deputy foreign minister, said according to TASS.

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