A Jomhouri Eslami editorial titled, “Sending Message by S-300″ maintained that the delivery of the S-300 missiles to Syria has sparked a worldwide response, and the United States and Israel have expressed concern over the (expected) delivery of these missiles. “The recent delivery of the missiles to Syria (as quoted) came after the EU stated in its recent meeting that it had lifted the arms ban on the Syrian opposition.” The editorial maintained that the S-300 missile is “among the deadliest surface-to-air missile… and considered to be a serious rival against the US Patriot defense missiles.” The editorial praises the Syrian regime’s recent victories over the opposition, underscoring that the S-300 will further strengthen the Syrian regime.
Delivery of S-300 advanced SA missiles will further strengthen the Syrian regime
- Published: 2 years ago on Thursday, 6 June 2013
- By: Iran Daily Brief
- Last Modified: June 6, 2013 @ 3:04 pm
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