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  8/22/2012, Elul 4, 5772

Syria and Russia to Sign Oil Deal


The Syrian government is expected to soon sign an oil deal with Russia, which will see Syria exporting crude oil in exchange for its refinement, a senior government official announced Tuesday.

According to the official, the agreement will contribute to the stability of the economy and the functioning of the country's army.