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    Some 100 Heavily-Armed al-Nusra Front Militants Arrive in Latakia Province

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    Еhe Russian Defense Ministry reported that a group of about 100 heavily-armed al-Nusra Front militants have arrived in the past 24 hours in a Syria-Turkey border area in Latakia province.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — A group of about 100 heavily-armed al-Nusra Front militants have arrived in the past 24 hours in a Syria-Turkey border area in Latakia province, the Russian Defense Ministry said Tuesday citing local witnesses.

    "According to residents of the Kbana settlement in Latakia province, about 100 al-Nusra Front terrorists with heavy weaponry have arrived in an area near the Syrian-Turkish border," the ministry said in a daily bulletin posted on its website.

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