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    Russia will send more than 500 trained crews of infantry fighting vehicles (IFV) to the units of the country's Eastern Military District later in November, the district's spokesman said on Friday.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — All the servicemen had mastered their weapons skills and military medical training among other disciplines.

    "More than 500 crews of infantry fighting vehicles will be sent to motor rifle units of Eastern Military District this November," Alexander Gordeev said.

    He added that the crews had been prepared in training centers in Russia's eastern Zabaikalsky and Khabarovsk Territories.

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