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  5/31/2013, Sivan 22, 5773

Russian Hints: Missiles Not Delivered to Syria Yet

A source close to the Russian Defense Ministry hinted, Thursday evening, that S-300 anti-aircraft missiles intended for Syria have not yet been delivered but Russia has started to carry out its part of a weapons agreement between the two countries.

Earlier, Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad claimed that the first shipment of missiles had arrived. One Israeli sources said it was possible while another disagreed, and American sources expressed doubts over the claim.