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    Russian Air Force Cutting Off Illegal Deliveries of Oil Products From Syria

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    Russia is cutting off ISIL's illegal oil flows, Kremlin spokesman noted.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Russia's air group in Syria is severing illegal deliveries of oil products that help finance terrorism, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Wednesday.

    "The Russian Air Force operation to support the Syrian army's offensive against extremist groups and organizations is continuing. Russian planes, combat aircraft continue to operate, terrorist infrastructure is being destroyed. Illegal oil and petroleum product flows, which finance terrorism, are being severed," Peskov told reporters.

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