US official: Russia not transferring ballistic missile equipment to Iran

By REUTERS
April 5, 2016 18:45

 
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WASHINGTON- A senior US State Department official said on Tuesday Russia is complying with its commitments not to transfer ballistic missile equipment to Iran.

"We've got a commitment ... from the Russians in terms of working to prohibit the transfer of technologies to Iran's ballistic missile program," Thomas Shannon, Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs, told a Senate hearing. "... They are complying with their commitment not to transfer these kinds of technology or to facilitate the transfer."

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