Lavrov: S-300 Does Not Threaten Israel

Russia’s Foreign Minister says the S-300 anti-missile system is "of a purely defensive nature" and won't harm Israel if given to Iran.Ben Ariel, 4/14/2015, 5:13 AM

United States Concerned Over S-300 Delivery to Iran

The United States voices concern after Russian President lifts a ban on shipments of advanced missile systems to Iran.Elad Benari, 4/14/2015, 4:16 AM

Iran: S-300 Supply Will Help Regional Stability

Iran’s Defense Minister welcomes Russia’s decision to lift a ban on the delivery of S-300 anti-missile rocket systems to his country.Elad Benari, 4/14/2015, 1:15 AM

Israel Denounces Moscow's Decision to Lift Iran Missile Ban

Decision to lift ban on providing S-300 missiles to Iran proves the deal will be 'exploited,' Yuval Steinitz fires.Tova Dvorin, 4/13/2015, 7:19 PM

Putin Lifts Ban on S-300 Missiles to Iran

Russia says the move follows the interim deal reached with Iran. Missiles could thwart attack on Iran.Gil Ronen, 4/13/2015, 4:09 PM

Iran Displays Its New S-300 Equivalent Missile

Iranian-made air-defense missile system thought to pose a great impediment to possible Israeli airstrike on nuclear program.Dalit Halevy, Ari Yashar, 4/25/2014, 10:56 AM

Iran: We've Developed a Missile 'Better than S-300'

Advanced missile would be used against aircraft and cruise missiles, says Tehran.Dalit Halevy, 2/15/2014, 11:18 PM

Mystery Blast in Syrian Port: Did IDF Strike S-300 Missiles?

Unofficial reports indicate Latakia weapons stockpiles bombed. IDF reportedly struck missiles there in October.Ari Yashar, 1/27/2014, 10:35 AM

IAF Syria Strike 'Hit Russian S-125 Missiles'

Satellite photos show advanced missile launchers of a type that could be upgraded to S-300 system.Gil Ronen, 11/13/2013, 8:46 AM

Russia Denies Report of Arms Deal with Iran

A spokesman for Putin denies that the Russian President plans to offer Iran S-300 missile systems and another nuclear reactor.Elad Benari, 9/12/2013, 3:42 AM

Putin to Offer Iran S-300s, Another Reactor

Emboldened by US weakness? Russian president to make the offer at a meeting with Iranian President Hassan Rowhani on Friday.Arutz Sheva, 9/11/2013, 2:47 PM

Report: Russia Transferred S-300 Missiles into Syria

Kuwaiti paper says Russia has accelerated shipment of arms into Syria since current crisis began.Gil Ronen, 9/10/2013, 2:48 PM

Putin 'Not Ruling Out' Syria Strike

Russian President hints he may support a military strike in Syria - if there's solid proof that Assad attacked his people with chemicals.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/4/2013, 9:32 PM

Russia not Supplying 'Replacement' Missile System to Iran

Head of Russia's arms export industry denies reports of talks to replace cancelled S-300 missile system deal with Iran.Ari Soffer, 8/15/2013, 9:20 AM

Livni in Moscow 'to Discuss S-300 Threat'

Israeli Justice Minister to meet Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov in a bid to convince Moscow not to go through with the delivery.Arutz Sheva, 7/9/2013, 2:28 PM

Moscow Offers Iran Replacement System for S-300

Moscow has offered Iran a replacement for the S-300 anti-missile defense system it did not deliver to the Islamic Republic.Chana Ya'ar, 6/23/2013, 4:25 PM

Report: S-300 Missiles Now on Their Way to Syria

A report said that American intelligence units had observed Russian ships on their way to Syria, possibly carrying S-300 missilesDavid Lev, 6/6/2013, 11:04 AM

Putin: Syria Doesn't Yet Have S-300

The delivery of Russian missile systems to Syria is legal but the contract "has not yet been realized," says Russian President.Elad Benari, 6/5/2013, 2:46 AM

Kerry: S-300 Deal Endangers Israel

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says Russia's deal to sell S-300 to Syria is "not helpful" and puts Israel at risk.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/31/2013, 9:26 PM

Russia: S-300s to Syria – Only in 2014

Russian officials say they will send anti-aircraft missiles to Syria, but only in 2014. Maayana Miskin, 5/31/2013, 10:56 AM

Netanyahu Tells Putin: We’ll Destroy S-300s

Israeli PM warns Russia that weapons to Syria will not be allowed to become operational.Maayana Miskin, 5/31/2013, 9:58 AM

U.S. Officials: Assad Doesn't Have S-300 Yet

Syrian President bluffing when he says that Russian advanced missile systems have already begun arriving in his country, U.S. officials say.Elad Benari, 5/31/2013, 3:13 AM

Assad May be Bluffing on Missiles, Says Expert

Amb. (ret.) Yossi Ben-Aharon explains why Russia wants to supply S-300s to Syria and what it means for Israel, in this exclusive interview.Ben Bresky & INR Staff, 5/30/2013, 7:04 PM

U.S.: We Support Israel’s Ability to Defend Itself

The United States reiterates that Israel has the right to defend itself, even if Russia sells advanced missiles to Syria.Elad Benari, 5/30/2013, 5:44 AM

U.S. Backs EU, Condemns Russia Over Syria

The U.S. condemns Russia for selling advanced missile systems to Syria, welcomes EU's lifting of an arms embargo.Elad Benari, 5/29/2013, 3:13 AM

Yaalon: We'll Know what to Do If Syria Gets S-300

Defense Minister hints Israel has a plan of action, if advanced missiles reach northeastern neighbor.Gil Ronen, 5/28/2013, 2:20 PM

Report: Russia Cancels S-300 Deal with Syria

Israel has convinced Russia to cancel the sale of advanced missile systems to Syria, says a Russian official.Elad Benari, 5/26/2013, 5:13 AM

Dempsey: Selling Missiles to Syria Emboldens Assad

Russia's shipment of anti-ship missiles to Syria will "embolden" the regime, General Martin Dempsey says.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/18/2013, 1:09 AM

Russia to Arm Syria, Despite Israel's Objection

Russia's Foreign Minister clarifies his country intends to complete the deal to sell advanced missile systems to Syria.Elad Benari, 5/17/2013, 6:04 AM

Report: Syria Already Has Advanced Russian Missiles

Advanced Russian missile launchers have already been transferred to President Bashar al-Assad’s regime, reports an Arabic newspaper.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/14/2013, 7:31 PM

Netanyahu to Visit Putin, Discuss S-300 Sale

Prime Minister will visit Russia next week to try and shoot down sale of advanced missiles to Syria.Gil Ronen, 5/11/2013, 8:42 PM

Report: Russia to Sell Syria Advanced Missiles, Keep Assad Going

Israel has warned the United States that Russia plans to sell advanced weapons to Syria, a report in the Wall Street Journal saidDavid Lev, 5/9/2013, 9:31 AM

Tehran Suing Moscow Over S-300 Contracts

Iran is suing Russia for failing to deliver the S-300 air defense system - a key item Tehran wanted to safeguard its nuclear sites. Gabe Kahn., 8/25/2011, 7:30 PM

Russia to Compensate Iran for S-300 Deal

Russia to pay Iran $800 million after cancelling sale of S-300 defense system.Elad Benari, 10/11/2010, 5:38 AM

Russians Concerned Over Tehran Snub

Russians are concerned over Moscow's cancellation of its deal to sell Iran the S-300 anti-aircraft surface-to-air missile defense system.Hana Levi Julian, 7/1/2010, 4:51 PM

Russia Cancels S-300 Missile System Delivery to Iran

Russia has canceled its delivery of the S-300 missile system to Iran in deference to the newest UN Security Council sanctions.Hana Levi Julian, 6/20/2010, 11:56 AM

Netanyahu Asks Russia for Tougher Sanctions on Iran

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu lobbied Russia for “sanctions with teeth” to convince Iran to curtail its nuclear development activities.Hana Levi Julian, 2/16/2010, 12:28 PM

Russia Says 'Nyet” to Israel on Missile Sale to Iran

Russia gave Netanyahu the cold shoulder before he even landed in Moscow Sunday and said it will proceed with its sale of advanced missiles to Iran.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/15/2010, 7:10 AM