Russia and Iran

Iran abolish visas for Russian tourist groups

The Iranian government adopted a decree on visa abolition for tourist groups from Russia, the Iranian Cabinet said in a statement published on its website. "The Council of Ministers enacted to establish a mutual visa-free regime …

Russia to supply fuel reserve to Bushehr

Fuel Company of Rosatom TVEL will provide the first unit of Iran's Bushehr nuclear power plant with fuel reserves to ensure Iran's energy security, the company said in a statement. A contract to supply the $30 million …

Russia starts production of equipment for Bushehr NPP

Russia launched production of equipment necessary for the construction of new reactors at the Bushehr nuclear power plant in Iran, President of JSC NIAEP-holding Company of JSC Atomstroyexport (JSC ASE), the project's general contractor, …

 Russian-Iranian oil deal finalized

The oil-for-food deal between  Russia and Iran is done, Iran’s petroleum minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said, adding that Iran expects supplies from Russia. "The deal is finalized and being carried out …

Moscow, Tehran and Damascus condemn US actions

Moscow, Damascus and Tehran agree that the US strike on Syria was an act of aggression, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said following talks with his Syrian and Iranian counterparts. "We held important …