Monday, July 18, 2016
Iran gets missiles of Russian S-300 system, will be on combat alert till March 2017.
Iran gets missiles of Russian S-300 system, will be on combat alert till March 2017. (Tass).
Iran has received the first batch of missiles of Russia’s S-300 air defense system, the Iranian news agency Tasnim reported on Monday.
"The first batch of missiles of the S-300PMU2 has arrived in Iran. These systems will reinforce the air defense of the Islamic Republic of Iran," the news agency said in a statement.
Iran plans to place the air defense systems it has received from Russia on combat alert until the end of the current Iranian year ending on March 20, 2017, the news agency said. Read the full story here.