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  Elul 15, 5770 , 25/08/10

Hamas to Buy Weapons from Russia?

Is Hamas seeking to purchase weapons from Russia? Sources close to Hamas told the Kuwaiti newspaper Al - Siyassa that Hamas leader Khaled Mashaal sought Syrian army officials to provide Russian-made military equipment.

The report said that Mashaal met with Syrian Major General Ali Salim to make a connection with Rosoboron Export, a Russia arms producer.

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