The spokesman for the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Kianoush Jahanpour said that the sixth consignment of Russian-made Sputnik V vaccines developed to curb the COVID-19 disease arrived in Iran on Thursday.
Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday that Moscow would respond in a harsh and swift way to any foreign provocations after complaining of continued unfounded and unfriendly acts against Russia.
Moscow announced expulsion of 20 Czech diplomats following Prague's decision to expel 18 Russian diplomats over a 2014 blast, saying that it strongly disagrees with the Czech Republic’s conclusions about the incident.
Russian Ambassador to Vienna Mikhail Ulyanov said on Monday that talks between Iran and world powers in the Austrian capital over the 2015 nuclear deal, known as the JCPOA, have “entered the drafting stage”.
Moscow warned Prague of consequences after the European country announced the expulsion of 18 Russian diplomats over suspicions that Russian intelligence services were involved in an ammunition depot explosion in 2014.