Moscow: UN weapons embargo on Iran can't be prolonged despite US efforts

Moscow: UN weapons embargo on Iran can't be prolonged despite US efforts
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The UN embargo on conventional weapons sales to Iran, which expires in October 2020, can't be extended despite US efforts to prevent its expiration, the Russian Deputy Foreign Minister has stated, APA reports citing Sputnik. 

The US secretary of state previously announced that Washington will be going to great lengths to prevent Iran from buying conventional weapons even if the UN embargo on them is lifted.

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