Middle East Economic Survey


No 29



Russia And Iran Agree On Energy Cooperation Road Map

Russias Minister of Energy Sergei Shmatko and Iranian Minister of Petroleum Masoud Mirkazemi on 14 July signed in Moscow a strategic energy cooperation road map agreement, which has been under negotiation since a Russian delegation visited Tehran in August 2008. The move comes a few weeks after the US and the EU agreed sanctions that include measures to target Iranian fuel imports (...