Russia starts deliveries of S-300 air defense systems to Iran: TASS

Reuters News
Posted: Dec 03, 2015 5:35 AM

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia has started the delivery of its S-300 air defense systems to Iran, TASS news agency quoted an aide to President Vladimir Putin as saying on Thursday.

"The contract is being implemented, (deliveries of S-300s) are starting," the agency quoted Vladimir Kozhin as saying.

(Reporting by Lidia Kelly; Wriitng by Dmitry Solovyov; Editing by Lidia Kelly)