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Russia to supply pro-Russian rebels in Donbas with fire equipment

The Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations will send fire-fighting equipment in the amount of 1.2 billion rubles to the pro-Russian rebels in the occupied Donbas. It was announced by the Deputy Minister of Emergency Situations Vladimir Artamonov.
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According to Artamonov, until the end of the year, the pro-Russian rebels in Ukraine will receive fire-fighting equipment in the amount of 1 billion 200 million rubles from the Russian curators, Joinfo.ua reports with reference to the Russian media.

It should be recalled that the Russian engineers are developing a new battle airship. Until 2018, Vladimir Putin intends to equip the Russian army with a new hybrid airship that will combine the technical features of an aircraft and a helicopter. The speed ​​of the hybrid aircraft will be 170 km / h, with carrying capacity of 60 tons.

According to the Russian newspaper Siberian Times, this futuristic 130 meter long aircraft will go into service in 2018.