Hossein Jaberi Ansari

First part of S-300 missile system delivered to Iran

TEHRAN, Apr. 12 (MNA) – Foreign Ministry Spokesman Jaberi Ansari who is speaking in his weekly press conference announced the delivery of fist shipment of S-300 missile system to Iran.

Hossein Jaberi Ansari also reaffirmed the upcoming visit of EU Foreign Policy Chief Federica Mogherini who is scheduled to arrive in Tehran on Sarturday. Mogherini will head a 7-member delegation of High-ranking EU officials.

In response to a question on delivery of Russian advanced defense missile system S-300, Jaberi Ansari confirmed that the first part of the delivery is imported to Iran through Caspian Sea; “we had already announced that despite several times of change in time of delivery, the deal is on its path of implementation and today I should announce that the first part of these equipment has arrived in Iran and delivery of other parts will continue.”

By Mehr News Agency