Iran nuclear option

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Iran defence or military option

On one side we have this: Russia confirms Iran missile deal Russia has confirmed a deal to sell surface-to-air missiles to Iran, insisting they are for defence only. Russian Defence Minister Sergei Ivanov said a contract to deliver TOR-M1 missiles to Iran had been signed. He said the deal “in no way upsets the balance of forces in the region,” Russian news agencies reported. Iran has reportedly agreed to buy 29 of the mobile air defence systems in a contract worth more than $700m (£400m; 600m euros). The BBC’s Steve Rosenberg in Moscow says the sale is not banned under […]