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Russia to Iran: Da On Nuclear Fuel; Nyet On Air Defenses

December 28, 2007

TEHRAN (AFP) – Russia has delivered a second consignment of nuclear fuel to Iran‘s Bushehr power plant, the official news agency IRNA quoted the deputy head of the Iranian Atomic Energy Organisation as saying on Friday.

“The second consignment of fuel for the Bushehr nuclear plant arrived in Iran on Friday,” Ahmad Fayazbaksh said, adding that the delivery was the same amount supplied in the first consignment on December 17.

Russia will deliver a total of 82 tonnes of nuclear fuel to Iran over two months ….

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Russia says no plans to sell missile system to Iran

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia has no plans to sell its advanced S-300 anti-aircraft missile system to Iran, a Russian government agency said on Friday.

A Russian soldier stands near the Qabala radar station northwest ...

A Russian soldier stands near the Qabala radar station northwest of Baku June 30, 2007. Russia has no plans to sell its advanced S-300 anti-aircraft missile system to Iran, a Russian government agency said on Friday. (Sergei Karpukhin/Reuters)
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“The issue of supplying Iran with S-300 anti-aircraft missile systems, raised by mass media, is not on the agenda, is not being considered and is not being discussed with the Iranian side at the moment,” Russia’s Federal Military and Technical Cooperation Service said on its Web site.

Iranian Defense Minister Mostafa Mohammad Najjar said on Wednesday Russia had agreed to sell the system to Iran.

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