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Russia sends armoured trucks to Syria to transport chemical arms

By Reuters | Mon, 23 Dec 2013 09:38 AM

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By Steve Gutterman

MOSCOW, Dec 23 (Reuters) - Russia has sent 25 armoured trucks and 50 other vehicles to Syria to help transport toxins that are to be destroyed under an international agreement to rid the nation of its chemical arsenal, Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu said on Monday.

In a report to President Vladimir Putin, Shoigu said Russian aircraft delivered 50 Kamaz ...

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