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Russia’s military offer stalls in Lebanon, for now

Lebanon’s Defense Minister Yacoub Sarraf flew back to Beirut empty handed from Moscow over the weekend where he had attended the seventh International Security Conference on April 4-5. Many were expecting him to bring home a highly controversial military agreement with Russia, put forth by Prime Minister Dimitry Medvedev last February – at the request, […]