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Syrian Air Force will receive 12 Russian MiG-29 fighters


Russia will supply Syria with 12 fighter jets MiG-29.

Currently, the official confirmation of the Russian Defense Ministry did not find this information, however, according to the agency Avia.pro and a number of media, the delivery of MiG-29 Syria should take place within the next 2 years, in particular, on unconfirmed reports in 2016 8, the aircraft will be delivered, and until the middle of the year 2017 4 more aircraft.

It is necessary to clarify that the supply of weapons to Syria is related to the previously signed contracts and exclusively for the fight against terrorist groups, including here is the organization of an "Islamic state" whose activity is banned in Russia.

According to the West, such actions Russia intends to support the regime of Bashar al-Assad, while in the EU is not excluded that such conduct may result in the introduction of new sanctions against Russia.

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