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India to sign port deal with Iran, ignoring US warning against haste

Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 05:50

New Delhi

INDIA will push ahead this week with plans to build a port in south-east Iran, two sources said, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi keen to develop trade ties with Central Asia and prepared to fend off US pressure not to rush into any deals with Iran.

India and Iran agreed