Putin is visiting Iran for the first time in 8 years - and promising to export nuclear equipment to the country
Russian President Vladimir Putin has eased an export ban on nuclear equipment and technology to Iran, a Kremlin decree published on Monday showed, according to Reuters.
Russia was one of the six world powers that signed a landmark agreement with Iran this past Julyaimed at curbing Iran's nuclear program in exchange for sanctions relief.
The Russian decree, issued on the same day asPutin arrived in Iran on an official visit, said Russian firms were now authorized to export hardware and to provide financial and technical advice to assist Iran in three specific areas of the country's infrastructure. (Business Insider)Read More