Russia-Iran oil contract has a number of unsettled issues
Baku, Azerbaijan, Dec. 18
Russia is sincerely aspiring for realization of an oil contract with Iran, but there is a set of problems, the Russian President Vladimir Putin said Dec. 18 at a press conference in Moscow, the RIA Novosti news agency said.
Regarding Iran's nuclear program, the president noted that the Iranian leadership has shown flexibility in solving the nuclear issue.
"We are very close to the settlement of the Iranian nuclear issue," Putin added.
The president further noted that he doesn't rule out his visit to Tehran.
Edited by CN