Russia will honor its controversial contract to deliver S-300 air defense missile systems to Syria, the Russian foreign minister has said.
"We respect all our contracts and are honoring all our contractual obligations," Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said in an interview with Russian state TV on Thursday.
"As yet, the contracts are not finished, they have not been delivered in full," he added.
Russia last month acknowledged it has agreed to sell Syria advanced S-300 air-defense missiles, which are considered to be the cutting edge in aircraft interception technology.
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