This sale of advanced weaponry to Iran is the direct result of the dangerous deal on the table between Iran and the P5+1. It will only encourage Iranian aggression in the region and further undermine the stability of the Middle East.

 PM Netanyahu on sale of Russian missiles to Iran

 

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(Communicated by the Prime Minister’s Media Adviser)
 
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, today (Tuesday, 14 April 2015), issued the following statement:
 
"This sale of advanced weaponry to Iran is the direct result of the dangerous deal on the table between Iran and the P5+1. Can anyone still seriously claim that the deal with Iran will enhance security in the Middle East?"
 
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu also spoke with Russian President Vladimir Putin and expressed Israel’s grave concerns regarding the decision to sell S-300 missile systems to Iran.
 
The Prime Minister told President Putin that this sale will only encourage Iranian aggression in the region and further undermine the stability of the Middle East.