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France Postpones Decision on Delivery of Mistral Carriers

France is suspending “until further notice” the delivery of a warship to Russia because of the Ukraine crisis. The office of French President Francois Hollande said in a statement Tuesday that the "current situation in eastern Ukraine still does not allow for the delivery” of the first Mistral-class helicopter carrier built for Russia. In response, Russian Deputy Defense Minister Yury Borisov told the RIA Novosti news agency that Moscow is waiting patiently and not filing a claim...

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