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Iran, Russia, China to hold joint naval exercise

Iranian Navy Commander Rear Admiral Shahram Irani announced the holding of a joint naval exercise between Iran, Russia, and China.
News ID: 84446    Publish Date : 2023/12/03

Iran, Russia defense coop. based on Intl. law

TEHRAN (Defapress) - Russian Foreign Minister said that Moscow’s defense cooperation with Iran is in accordance with international law.
News ID: 82823    Publish Date : 2020/12/29

US to shut down two consulates in Russia

TEHRAN (Defapres) - Following the escalation of tensions between Moscow and Washington over US accusations against Russia over cyberattacks on US government agencies, Washington announced plans to close its two remaining consulates in Russia.
News ID: 82786    Publish Date : 2020/12/21

Kremlin Warns Against Blaming Russian Hackers for Cyberattacks on US

TEHRAN (Defapress) - Russian Presidential Spokesman Dmitry Peskov dismissed US accusations Russian hackers are behind cyberattacks against its organizations.
News ID: 82758    Publish Date : 2020/12/15

Moscow Says US Recognition of Morocco's Sovereignty over Western Sahara Violates Int'l Law

TEHRAN (Defapress) - Washington's recognition of Morocco's sovereignty over the disputed region of Western Sahara is a violation of the international law, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov said on Friday.
News ID: 82744    Publish Date : 2020/12/12

Russia resumes Baltic pipeline construction in defiance of US

Tehran (Defapress) - Russia has resumed after a one-year hiatus the construction of a highly controversial pipeline project that is set to send natural gas to Germany, in clear defiance of US opposition and sanctions imposed on Moscow over the plan.
News ID: 82721    Publish Date : 2020/12/06

Lavrov: US’ Illegal Armed Presence in Syria Hindering Restoration of Unity

TEHRAN (Defapress) – Russia censured the illegal presence of US troops in Syria, saying the deployment of the American forces there is meant to hinder the restoration of unity in the Arab country.
News ID: 82714    Publish Date : 2020/12/05

NATO seeking to advance negotiations with Russia

TEHRAN (defapress) – Secretary-General of North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) said that NATO foreign ministers emphasized the continuation of the deterrence policy, stressing the importance of pursuing negotiations with Russia.
News ID: 82701    Publish Date : 2020/12/02

Russia Ready for Any Global Developments after US Election, Lavrov Says

TEHRAN (defapress) – Moscow is ready for any developments in the world after the US presidential outcome is summed up, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said.
News ID: 82692    Publish Date : 2020/12/01

Russia Successfully Test Launches New Ballistic Air Defense Missile

TEHRAN (defapress) – Russia’s aerospace forces conducted successful tests of a new ballistic missile of the Russian missile defense system at the Sary-Shagan firing range in Kazakhstan, the Russian defense ministry said on Thursday.
News ID: 82640    Publish Date : 2020/11/26

Iran, Russia discuss bilateral ties, regional issues

TEHRAN (defapress) – Iranian Ambassador to Russia Kazem Jalali met and held talks with Chairman of the Russian Duma's Foreign Affairs Committee Leonid Slutsky on the expansion of bilateral ties.
News ID: 82596    Publish Date : 2020/11/21

Iran, Russia hold talks on fight against terrorism

TEHRAN (defapress) – Islamic Republic of Iran and Russian Federation held talk on Tue. in the fight against terrorism and a series of relevant issues.
News ID: 82564    Publish Date : 2020/11/18


Ceasefire Observed along Entire Engagement Line in Karabakh

TEHRAN (defapress) – The ceasefire is being observed along the entire engagement line in Nagorno-Karabakh, Russian Defense Ministry Spokesman Major-General Igor Konashenkov said on Saturday.
News ID: 82532    Publish Date : 2020/11/14

Russia Deploys Peacekeepers to Nagorno-Karabakh

TEHRAN (defapress) – Russian peacekeeping troops were deployed to the mountain enclave of Nagorno-Karabakh on Tuesday as part of a ceasefire deal to end six weeks of heavy fighting between Azerbaijan and Armenian forces.
News ID: 82508    Publish Date : 2020/11/10

Biden Calls Russia ‘Biggest Threat’ to America

TEHRAN (defapress)- US President Donald Trump’s Democratic challenger Joe Biden says he thinks the biggest security threat to America is Russia.
News ID: 82383    Publish Date : 2020/10/26

Lavrov Says Russia Calls on Foreign Players Not to Promote Military Scenario in Karabakh

TEHRAN (defapress)- Russia believes that only a diplomatic solution is possible to the Karabakh crisis and calls on all the external players to abstain from promoting the military scenario, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said in an interview with the Athens News Agency - Macedonian Press Agency.
News ID: 82381    Publish Date : 2020/10/26

Iran, Russia Confer on Syria, Idlib

TEHRAN (defapress)- Iranian Foreign Minister's Senior Assistant for Special Political Affairs Ali Asghar Khaji and Russian president's special envoy for Syria Alexander Lavrentiev in a meeting discussed the latest developments in Syria, specially Idlib.
News ID: 82348    Publish Date : 2020/10/22

Russia Says to Continue Its Trade Ties with Iran despite US Bans

TEHRAN (defapress) – Russia criticized Washington's “wrong approach” against Iran, stressing that Moscow will keep up its business ties with Tehran despite US potential sanctions.
News ID: 82333    Publish Date : 2020/10/20

Russia Says Not Afraid of US Sanctions, Will Resume Military Cooperation with Iran

TEHRAN (defapress) – Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said Moscow will resume its military cooperation with Tehran following the termination of the UN Security Council’s arms restrictions against Iran.
News ID: 82317    Publish Date : 2020/10/18


Trump's Pledge to Withdraw Troops from Afghanistan Pre-Election Rhetoric

TEHRAN (defapress) – US President Donald Trump's claims about the upcoming reduction in US military presence in Afghanistan are likely mere pre-election rhetoric, Zamir Kabulov, Russia's special presidential adviser and the head of the Foreign Ministry's Second Asian Department said.
News ID: 82226    Publish Date : 2020/10/08