Russia’s Dangerous Missile Game in Iran

January 13, 1997

Weapon Program: 

  • Missile


Ariel Cohen and James Phillips


The Heritage Foundation

Related Country: 

  • Russia

Russia’s exportation of advanced missile technology to Iran is threatening U.S. interests in the Middle East and is in violation of international arms control agreements. The U.S. must act in order to halt Russian–Iranian cooperation by applying diplomatic and economic pressure on Russia.