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    Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday ordered the transfer to Ukraine arms and military equipment from those Crimean units that did not join Russia.

    MOSCOW, March 28 (RIA Novosti) - Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday ordered the transfer to Ukraine arms and military equipment from those Crimean units that did not join Russia.

    Putin gave Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu the order during a meeting with high-ranking officers.

    Shoigu asked Putin for "permission to begin transferring arms and military equipment to Ukraine," adding that the equipment includes marine vessels and aviation.

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