Russia may allow shipment of Afghan-bound arms
February 11th, 2009 in Breaking News
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MOSCOW Russia is open to the possibility of letting the United States and NATO ship weaponry across its territory to Afghanistan if the broader relationship between Moscow and the West improves, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said Wednesday.
Lavrov spoke the day after U.S. diplomats met with Russian officials in Moscow to work out logistical details for Western military supplies to cross Russia. Moscow has previously allowed non-lethal cargo from European nations to cross its territory and said last week it would let the U.S. do the same.
February 11th, 2009 in Breaking News, New World Disorder