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Friday, April 03, 2015

Venezuela plans to buy more Russian and Chinese arms

MiG-29 FulcrumVenezuela has announced plans to increase its total amount of arms imports from Russia and China in the coming years, Russian network Sputnik reports.

Venezuela is already the largest weapons importer in South America.

According to the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute, Venezuela imported $349 million worth of arms from China and $1.96 billion worth of arms from Russia between 2010 and 2014.

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