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  Iyar 2, 5778 , 17/04/18

Lavrov does not rule out the sale of S-300 missiles to Syria

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Monday that he did not rule out the possibility that Russia would sell S-300 missiles anti-aircraft missiles to Syria.

Interviewed by the British Broadcasting Corporation, he said his country would do everything to take care of the regime of President Bashar Al-Assad, adding that the weekend Western air strike in Syria was punitive without proof of the chemical attacks allegedly carried out by Syria in the Damascus suburb of Douma a week earlier.

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