ANALYSIS: Russia's latest moves in Syria reveal it as an enemy

Russia's supplying S-300 missiles to Syria is a clearly hostile act towards Israel.Yochanan Visser, 10/8/2018, 9:26 AM

US General: S-300 delivery to Syria 'irresponsible'

CENTCOM commander says Russia wrong to send air defense system to Syria.Tzvi Lev, 10/4/2018, 5:05 PM

Pompeo: S-300 to Syria a 'serious escalation'

Secretary of State calls Russia's delivery of S-300 surface-to-air missile system to Syria a "serious escalation".Elad Benari, 10/4/2018, 2:07 AM

US: S-300 to Syria would be 'serious escalation'

State Department spokeswoman comments on Russia's delivery of S-300 missile systems to Syria, says it would be a concern if true.Ben Ariel, 10/3/2018, 3:10 AM

Syrian FM: S-300 will respond to 'Israeli threats'

Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Muallem welcomes deliveries of Russian S-300 air defense systems to his country.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/30/2018, 11:09 PM

Report: Syria paid Russia $1 billion for S-300 missiles

Money was transferred to Russian banks years ago, but only given to Russia upon delivery of missile system, source says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/29/2018, 10:17 PM

Russia: Delivery of S-300 to Syria has begun

Russian Foreign Minister says delivery of Russian surface-to-air missile system to Syria has already begun.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/28/2018, 11:59 PM

Report: Russia won't curb Israeli airstrikes in Syria

Iranian media reports that Russia has given Israel permission to attack Iranian bases in Syria other than ones near Russian troops.Tzvi Lev, 9/27/2018, 8:39 PM

'Israel will think twice before attacking'

Syrian Dep. FM says Israeli 'aggression' is aimed at those who want to 'reduce terror,' claims S-300s will 'paralyze' Israel.Nitsan Keidar, 9/26/2018, 12:05 PM

US: Iran to blame for downing of Russian plane

National Security Advisor John Bolton urges Russia to reconsider plan to transfer advanced missiles to Syria.David Rosenberg, 9/24/2018, 8:57 PM

Russia bolsters Syrian air defenses amid tensions with Israel

Days after Russia blamed Israel for downing of plane over Syria, Russia vows to upgrade Syrian air defense network.David Rosenberg, 9/24/2018, 8:12 PM

Russia not discussing S-300 supply to Syria

Top aide to Putin says Russia not in talks with the Syrian government about supplying S-300 missiles and does not think they are needed.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/12/2018, 12:38 AM

'If S-300 systems fire on our planes - we will respond'

Defense Minister: We will not tolerate Iranian attempts to turn Syria into an outpost against Israel. 'Any attempt will be thwarted.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/3/2018, 10:02 AM

ANALYSIS: What Israel should do about S-300 anti-aircraft system

Russian S-300 anti-aircraft system could allow Syria to shoot down planes at Ben Gurion Airport, interfere with IAF operations.Yochanan Visser, 4/30/2018, 8:01 PM

Report: Russia to deliver new defense systems to Syria

Russia's Defense Ministry says the country plans to deliver new air defense systems to Syria in the near future.Elad Benari, 4/26/2018, 4:42 AM

Russia to Israel: We will not refrain from arming Syria

Russia conveys unambiguous message to Israel that there is nothing preventing it from selling S-300 missile defense system to Syria.Nitsan Keidar, 4/22/2018, 1:03 PM

Israel sets red line for Russia

Israel tells Russia sale of S-300 missile defense system to Assad regime unacceptable.Nitzan Keidar, 4/15/2018, 9:54 PM

Pentagon: Iran has deployed the S-300 system

Pentagon’s Defense Intelligence Agency says Iran has tested and deployed Russian-made anti-aircraft system.Elad Benari, 3/8/2018, 6:13 AM

Iran displays S-300 defense system

Revolutionary Guard displays Russian-made S-300 in central Tehran.Elad Benari, 9/25/2017, 5:46 AM

Iran says S-300 system is operational

Iran says advanced S-300 defense system, which was bought from Russia, has been tested and is operational.Elad Benari, 3/5/2017, 5:43 AM

'S-300 sale doesn't contradict Israel relations'

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev says his country's sale of missile system to Iran doesn't contradict its good relations with Israel.Ben Ariel, 11/6/2016, 6:25 AM

IDF asks Russia to revise coordination in Syria

Russian media reports the IDF approached Russia to request new coordination procedures after Russia stationed S-300 missiles in Syria.Ben Ariel, Canada, 10/17/2016, 12:01 AM

Russia sends S-300 system to Syria

Russia sends the S-300 anti-missile system to its naval facility in the Syrian city of Tartus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/5/2016, 4:33 AM

Iranian Defense Minister: We don't need S-400

Iranian Defense Minister says S-300 system is enough to defend his country and it doesn’t intend to purchase the more advanced S-400.Elad Benari, 8/26/2016, 5:44 AM

Iran to receive S-300 by March

Senior Iranian commander says supply of S-300 missile defense systems from Russia will be implemented by March of 2017.Ben Ariel, 7/18/2016, 6:15 AM

Congress warns: Obama can stop S-300 but isn't

Obama isn't using sanctions or veto to stop game-changer weapons sale to Iran, Rep.'s inquiry on the matter gets 'dismissed.'Ari Yashar, 5/27/2016, 11:53 AM

Iran to receive S-300 missiles 'by end of 2016'

Russian official confirms Tehran will finally receive controversial air defense missile system by the end of 2016.Ari Soffer, 4/19/2016, 5:49 PM

Iran backtracks on S-300 missile reception

Foreign Ministry's statement amended to omit notice of delivery of the missiles, says instead 'first phase' of agreement was implemented.Tova Dvorin, 4/11/2016, 2:22 PM

Report: Iran receives first S-300 missiles

Iranian Foreign Ministry claims surface-to-air missile transfer underway after years of delays.Tova Dvorin, 4/11/2016, 12:01 PM

Iran and Russia still discussing S-300 sale

Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman says his country and Russia are still holding negotiations on the S-300 air defense missiles.Ben Ariel, 2/23/2016, 5:44 AM

Russia denies S-300 delivery to Iran this week

Russia says Iran has not yet paid for the S-300 advanced missile systems, and therefore they are not yet being delivered.Ben Ariel, 2/18/2016, 5:15 AM

Iran announces S-300 is now en route from Russia

After years of delays due to UN sanctions and Western pressure, Iranian spokesperson says advanced missile system is on its way.Nissan Tzur, 2/15/2016, 8:57 PM

Iran upgrades its nuclear-capable Emad missile

Flaunting sanctions, Iran's DM says update of nuclear rockets able to hit Israel coming soon, Russian S-300 delivery in next 2 months.Ari Yashar, 2/10/2016, 2:10 PM

Russia to start S-300 delivery to Iran in January

Russian military source says the country will start delivering air defense system in the first month of 2016.Ben Ariel, Canada, 12/25/2015, 10:27 PM

Russia starts sending S-300 system to Iran

Putin's aide tells media delivery of advanced air defense system is 'starting,' raising concerns Iran's nuclear program will be untouchable.Ari Yashar, 12/3/2015, 7:35 PM

Iran says it will receive S-300s by year's end

Iran's defense minister says his country will receive air defense missile systems it ordered from Russia by the end of the year.Ben Ariel, 11/12/2015, 5:46 AM

Russia says it signed S-300 contract with Iran

Russian official reveals contract signed on supplying advanced missile system possibly capable of thwarting strike on nuclear facilities.Ari Yashar, 11/9/2015, 11:30 AM

Putin, Obama and Iran: A Choice in the Absence of Choice

Obama’s deal with Iran opened a "Pandora's box" not only in the Middle East, but also in Europe and America. Alexander Maistrovoy , 9/16/2015, 6:00 AM

Iran: Russia Will Deliver S-300s by Year's End

Iran’s defense minister says Russia will deliver S-300 advanced missile system by the end of 2015.Ben Ariel, 8/24/2015, 6:15 AM

Russia, Iran Reach S-300 Missile Deal

Moscow confirms deal to arm the Islamic Republic, says 'topic is closed.'Tova Dvorin, 8/19/2015, 2:35 PM

Iran: Russia to Deliver S-300 Missiles Next Week

Iranian defense minister says deal already reached, just needs to be formalized; system would prevent airstrikes against nuclear sites.Ari Soffer, 8/18/2015, 12:31 PM

Iran Says Russia Upgrading S-300 for Delivery

Top Russian official quoted by Iranian official press says advanced missile defense system being tweaked - against potential Israeli strike?Ari Yashar, 7/31/2015, 8:06 AM

Iran to Unveil Its Own S-300 Missile Defense

General says new systems coming in September including domestic version of Russian S-300 - can it block an Israeli airstrike on nuke sites?Ari Yashar, 7/17/2015, 10:12 AM

Russia: No Set Date for S-300 Delivery to Iran

Top Russian diplomat says no start date for the delivery of S-300 missiles to Iran has been set yet.Elad Benari, 5/27/2015, 4:16 AM

Iran: S-300 Delivery from Russia Coming Soon

Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister says Moscow and Tehran have concluded talks on the delivery of S-300 missiles to Iran.Elad Benari, 5/26/2015, 5:31 AM

Report: Egypt Buying S-300 Missile System

Israeli official tells foreign press that Egypt has bought the missiles; Egypt: we're looking to fight terrorism in the Sinai, not Israel.Tova Dvorin, 5/13/2015, 10:18 PM

Russia: S-300 Delivery to Iran Won't Happen Soon

Moscow stands by decision to go ahead with sale of its advanced anti-aircraft system, however.Gil Ronen, 4/23/2015, 5:31 PM

Should Israel Abandon Neutrality on Ukraine?

Israel continues to consider its options with Russia, but one expert suggests Jerusalem needs to move its rooks and knights carefully.Gedalyah Reback, 4/21/2015, 3:26 PM

PM: Russian Supply of S-300s to Iran 'Very Grave'

Netanyahu says Israel views with 'great severity' the deal with Iran – undertaken as Iran steps up its aggressiveness.Gil Ronen, 4/19/2015, 11:42 AM

Putin Warns Israel: Do Not Send Arms to Ukraine

Moscow threatens that sending arms to Kiev in retaliation for S-300 missile agreement with Iran will raise the death toll.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/18/2015, 10:03 PM

Obama 'Surprised' Russia Waited So Long with S-300

President Obama says he is “surprised” that Russia had waited as long as it did to seal a deal to sell missile defense systems to Iran.Ben Ariel, Canada, 4/17/2015, 9:16 PM

Dempsey: We Can Strike Iran Despite S-300 Sale

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff says Washington knows all about the system Russia is selling to Iran.Elad Benari, 4/17/2015, 6:13 AM

White House: Russia Needs Money

White House spokesman says Moscow's move to supply S-300 to Iran shows the weakness of Russia's economy after being hit by sanctions.Elad Benari, 4/17/2015, 4:45 AM

Putin: Progress in Talks Led to S-300 Decision

Russian Presidents explains his decision to lift a ban on the delivery of S-300 missile defense systems to Tehran.Ben Ariel, 4/17/2015, 12:15 AM

Expert: Time to Recalibrate Relations with Russia

Israel cannot continue being "over-supportive" of the Russians in the wake of the S-300 deal, says Azriel Bermant.Gedalyah Reback, 4/15/2015, 3:38 PM

German FM Speaks Out Against S-300 Deal

German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier says it is "too early" to think about rewarding Iran with S-300 missile systems.Ben Ariel, 4/15/2015, 3:13 AM

S-300 Will Block US Strike on Nuclear Facilities

Bipartisan letter warns Kerry Russia's sale to Iran will remove US military threat, shows Russia can't be trusted in nuclear talks.Ari Yashar, 4/14/2015, 9:58 PM