The Sunday Telegrapf: Russia to sell surface-to-air missiles to Iran through Belarus


Russia can supply S-300 surface-to-air missiles to Iran through Belarus, the British weekly The Sunday Telegraph wrote on Sunday. The newspaper refers to the American inteligence which states that this can be Russia's respond to US support to Georgia and Ukraine in their aspirations to join NATO.

The Sunday Telegraph notes that Russia and Iran agreed about this deal before. Iran allegedly believes that the deal has been concluded. However, Israeli leadership hopes that the deal could still be blocked.