Russia and Iran

Charter flights launched between Sochi and Tehran

Charter flights launched between Sochi and Tehran

Sochi received the first flight from Iran today. Charters were launched by tour operators of the two countries, anticipating demand for tours both in the direction of Sochi and in the direction of Tehran.

Iran expects record number of Russian tourists in 2024

Iran expects record number of Russian tourists in 2024

The number of Russian tourists visiting Iran is projected to surpass 50,000 in 2024, according to Moslem Shojaei, who presides over the Office for Foreign Tourism Marketing and Development at the Iranian Ministry of Cultural Heritage, Tourism and …

Putin congratulates Iran on Eid al-Adha

Putin congratulates Iran on Eid al-Adha

Vladimir Putin had a telephone conversation with the acting President of Iran. The Russian leader congratulated all Muslims of Iran on Eid al-Adha.

Russia ratifies free trade agreement between EAEU and Iran

Russia ratifies free trade agreement between EAEU and Iran

Russian President Vladimir Putin has ratified today the free trade agreement between Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) members and Iran. The document was signed on December 25, 2023 in St. Petersburg. The agreement is set to …

Russian and Iranian FMs discuss new comprehensive treaty

Russian and Iranian FMs discuss new comprehensive treaty

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Iranian Acting Foreign Minister Ali Bagheri Kani discussed work on a comprehensive cooperation agreement between the countries, the Russian Foreign Ministry said. Emphasis at the talks was …

Putin: Raisi was reliable partner

Putin: Raisi was reliable partner

Russian President Vladimir Putin spoke about Moscow-Tehran relations at a meeting with heads of international news agencies. The Russian …

Iran to purchase Russian helicopters worth $500mln

Iran to purchase Russian helicopters worth $500mln

The Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS) has signed a contract with a Russian company to buy 12 night-vision and three firefighting helicopters, official with the IRCS Babak Mahmoudi said. The contract was signed in the past Iranian …

Iran initiates accession of new countries to BRICS

Iran initiates accession of new countries to BRICS

Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Ali Bagheri Kani said the BRICS group of emerging economies is the core of the international will to build a justice-based world and serve the interests of independent countries. Addressing the 15th …

Russia and Iran intend to develop shipping partnership

Russia and Iran intend to develop shipping partnership

Russian Astrakhan region representatives and the Iranian Consul General in Astrakhan discussed the operation of the new Astraport Shipping company in the Caspian Sea as part of the development of the International North-South Transport Corridor …