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  Av 3, 5770 , 14/07/10

Iran and Russia Sign Oil Deal

United Nations sanctions can't stop Russia and Iran from signing energy cooperation deals, a Russia politician  announced on Wednesday. Russian companies may now supply fuel for the Islamic Republic. The United States and other countries have been discussing more sanctions against Iran because of their expressed desire to build nuclear weapons and their threats against smaller countries such as Israel. Russia's energy minister Sergei Shmatko signed the deal with Iranian Oil Minister Massoud Mirkazemi.

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