Deputy Foreign Minister of the Russian Federation Sergei Ryabkov said that, the US will not achieve its' goals by anti-Iran sanctions.
Iranian Head of the General Inspection Organization (GIO), arrived in Russian Capital city of Moscow to attend Eurasian International Ombudsman Association Summit.
Secretary of Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) said the level of cooperation between Iran and Russia and their common positions indicate that the negative measures of the Zionist regime will have no effect on the bilateral ties between them.
Russian President’s special envoy Alexander Lavrentiev is in Tehran to express Moscow’s support for Iran in the face of a new wave of US sanctions.
Chairman of the State Duma Committee on Financial Markets Anatoly Aksakov said that talks between Tehran and Moscow is under way on using Russian version of SWIFT known as System for Transfer of Financial Messages (SPFS).
The Institute of Oriental Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences on the 200th anniversary of its establishment granted award to Iran's Ambassador to Russia Mehdi Sanaie for his support for expansion of Iran studies in Russia.
Russian foreign ministry dismissed new US sanctions against Iran as "illegitimate" and said, Moscow will do everything necessary to protect its shared economic interests with Tehran.
Russia's energy minister Alexander Novak says, Russia continues to implement its oil deal with Iran, regardless of US sanctions.
The Russian foreign minister, Sergei Lavrov has said Moscow will do everything possible to safeguard the Iran nuclear deal, making sure that deal (also known as JCPOA) survives.
The spokesman for Iran's Atomic Energy Organisation (AEOI) Behrouz Kamalvandi announced on Thursday that Iran and Russia will continue their cooperation in the field of peaceful civilian nuclear energy.