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Venezuela Welcomes Russian Air Force Planes
According to Reuters.com, "Two Russian air force planes landed in Venezuela’s main airport on Saturday carrying a Russian defense official and nearly 100 troops..." This news comes three months after President Nicolas Maduro called for a sign of strengthening relations and the two nations held military exercises on Venezuelan soil, but which Washington criticized as Russian encroachment in the region.
According to Reuters, the White House on Friday warned Russia and other countries backing President Nicolas Maduro against sending troops and military equipment to Venezuela. The White House said that..
According to Reuters, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Thursday that Russian military specialists are in Venezuela to service pre-existing contracts for the supply of Russian arms.