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Russia lending Iran a helping hand in space

On August 9, Iran launched its indigenous Khayyam satellite using a Russian Soyuz rocket from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. The sanctions-busting move strengthens Iran’s self-sufficiency in space-based military capabilities and deepens the strategic partnership between Iran and Russia.   According to the news website Iran Press, Khayyam can be used beyond border surveillance for […]