Russia appears to continue support for Assad, U.S. says




 
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Russia appears to continue support for Assad, U.S. says
 
September 14th, 2015  
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Russia appears to continue support for Assad, U.S. says
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Russia appears to be continuing its support for Syrian President Bashar al-Assad with additional resources, the State Department said on Monday after two U.S. officials said Russia has positioned about a half dozen tanks at an airfield in Syria. One of the U.S. officials, who spoke to Reuters on condition of anonymity to discuss intelligence matters, said seven Russian T-90 tanks had been observed at the airfield near Latakia, an Assad stronghold. ...




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