Cool-hand Trump vs war-hawk Dems

Will all-out war satisfy Democrats? Jack Engelhard, 3/20/2018, 12:59 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

Putin's Titanic has hit a fatal Middle East iceberg

Putin tried to sail the Middle East waters without an economic or political compass. The crash is fast approaching. Mark Langfan, 1/3/2018, 9:05 AM

Khamenei: We must cooperate with Russia to isolate U.S.

Iranian Supreme Leader tells visiting Russian President that Tehran and Moscow must step up cooperation to isolate the United States.Elad Benari, 11/2/2017, 6:16 AM

Russia and Iran sign bilateral agreements

Russia and Iran sign series of bilateral agreements as Putin hosts Rouhani.Ben Ariel, 3/29/2017, 6:43 AM

Iranian President to meet Putin

Iranian President Rouhani will visit Moscow in the coming week. The two will discuss the Middle East.Nissan Tzur, 3/24/2017, 1:12 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 to Iran doesn't contradict relations with Israel'

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

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

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

U.S.: It's unclear if Russia has stopped using Iranian air base

State Dept. acknowledges reports that Russia ended its use of an Iranian air base to strike Syria, says it's unclear if they are true.Ben Ariel, 8/23/2016, 3:43 AM

Iran to receive S-300 by March, says senior commander

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

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 from Russia

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

Russian Defense Minister delivers 'special message' to Rouhani

Russia's Defense Minister visits Tehran amid continued reports of military deals between the two countires.Ben Ariel, 2/22/2016, 4:42 AM

State Department: Russian sale of jets to Iran violates arms ban

State Department's Mark Toner denounces reported Russian sale of Sukhoi-30 jets to Iran.Ben Ariel, 2/19/2016, 5:46 AM

Russia denies S-300 delivery to Iran is scheduled 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

Russia to start delivering S-300 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

Did the top Iranian general visit Moscow again?

Iranian media reports that Qassem Soleimani visited Russia and met Putin. The Kremlin denies the reports.Elad Benari, 12/17/2015, 3:42 AM

'Iran and Russia have replaced America's hegemony'

Ex-Lebanese general tells Iranian media that greater cooperation between Moscow and Tehran has eclipsed US worldwide.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/28/2015, 10:53 PM

Iran says it will receive S-300s from Russia 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 and Iran to strengthen cooperation in Middle East

Russia and Iran agree to strengthen their cooperation in order to bring stability and security to the Middle East.Ben Ariel, 10/25/2015, 5:35 AM

Russia, Iran Draw Close Over Syria at UN

Both Assad allies attempt to convince world of their side in Syrian civil war amid concerns over closer Tehran-Moscow relationship.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/29/2015, 8:51 AM

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

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

Russian, Iranian Foreign Ministers to Discuss Iran Deal

Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov to host Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif on Monday.Ben Ariel, 8/16/2015, 6:06 AM

Russia Denies Top Iranian General Visited Moscow

Senior Russian diplomat denies that Qassem Soleimani visited Moscow in violation of UN travel ban.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/15/2015, 12:34 AM

Iranian Foreign Minister to Visit Moscow Next Week

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif to visit capital of his country's close ally, Russia.Elad Benari, 8/11/2015, 2:15 AM

Top Iranian Terror Commander Meets with Putin

Report: the leader of the Revolutionary Guards's elite forces met with Putin, Russian Defense Minister - despite UN travel ban.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/7/2015, 1:31 PM

Putin and Rouhani to Meet Next Week

Russian President and Iranian counterpart to meet in Russia's city of Ufa as nuclear talks conclude.Ben Ariel, 7/3/2015, 5:43 AM

Russia Demands American Capitulation To Help Eradicate Islamic State

Russia says the US must use its superior military strength to destroy Islamic State, which is much more important than ousting Assad. David Singer, 6/7/2015, 8:23 AM

Russia: There's 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

White House: Russia Selling S-300 to Iran Because it 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 Cites Progress in Iran Talks as Reason for 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

Report: Iran-Russia Nuclear Deal to be Signed Tuesday

Iranian media reports that Russia and Iran will sign a construction deal for two nuclear power plants on Iran's southern Gulf shores.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/10/2014, 4:46 AM

Russia and Iran Planning to Boost Economic Ties

Russia and Iran, both under sanctions from the West, plan to increase trade with one another.Ben Ariel, 9/10/2014, 2:15 AM

Iran and Russia Finalizing Plans for Two More Nuclear Plants

After prolonged negotiations, Iran is moving to finalize plans with Russia to build at least two more nuclear power plants.Elad Benari, 6/24/2014, 6:15 AM

Russia Could Build 8 More Nuclear Plants in Iran

Russia reportedly plans to build two more nuclear reactors in Bushehr, part of a broader deal for up to eight reactors.Elad Benari, 5/23/2014, 5:12 AM

U.S. Threatens Russia with Sanctions Over Oil Deal with Iran

Treasury Secretary Jack Lew tells his Russian counterpart that any oil-for-goods deal between Iran and Russia could lead to more sanctions.Elad Benari, 4/11/2014, 2:12 AM

Senators Call on Obama to Sanction Iran Over Deal with Russia

Robert Menendez and Mark Kirk demand that Obama impose sanctions if Tehran pursues an energy agreement with Russia.Elad Benari, 4/8/2014, 4:15 AM

Iran Says Russia Will Build 2 More Nuclear Plants in Bushehr

Russia has signed a preliminary deal to build at least two more nuclear power plants in Bushehr, says Iranian media.Elad Benari, 3/13/2014, 4:45 AM

'Nuclear Bomb Necessary to Put Down Israel'

Iranian cleric and lawmaker reveals that Iran 'needs' a nuclear weapon to 'wipe Israel off the map'; also reveals US 'need' for Iran deal.Tova Dvorin, 1/7/2014, 1:13 AM

Ban Ki-Moon: Iran Should Participate in Geneva II Talks

UN Secretary General announces intentions to have Iran participate in Geneva 2, despite allegations that Tehran is involved in conflict.Tova Dvorin, 12/3/2013, 3:00 PM

Bibi to Take Iran Nuclear Campaign to Russia

Amid crisis of confidence with the US, Israeli Prime Minister set to visit Moscow to lobby Kremlin to halt Iranian nuclear program.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/19/2013, 1:40 PM

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

Russia Sends Military Destroyer to Iran

Russian destroyer arrives in southern Iran ahead of joint programs with the Islamic Republic's navy.Elad Benari, 12/20/2012, 6:12 AM

Lavrov: Don't Threaten Iran Over its Nuclear Program

Russia's Foreign Minister: Iran should not face threats over its nuclear program, a quick settlement of the standoff isn't realistic.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/23/2012, 2:17 AM

Knesset Speaker to Russians: You're the Other Sheriff

Speaker Rivlin tells visiting Russian parliamentarians they share responsibility for world, along with the US.Gil Ronen, 2/27/2012, 1:31 PM

Russia's Putin Warns Against Attack on Iran

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin: The results of an attack on Iran could be catastrophic. Moscow is concerned over such an attack.Elad Benari, 2/27/2012, 4:16 AM

China, Russia Urge Dialogue With Iran, Will Block UN Action

China and Russia belittle IAEA report, plan to thwart any new round of sanctions against Iran, This makes the UN approach a dead end.Amiel Ungar, 11/10/2011, 8:33 AM

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

Iranian Nuclear Plant Opens Saturday, Russia Optimistic

Russian officials express optimism as first Iranian nuclear power plant opens, for domestic use. Fuel can be enriched more for weapons use.Maayana Miskin, 8/20/2010, 7:58 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