Moscow ready to send more military specialists to Venezuela if required

Last Updated: Jun 07 2019 19:27
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MOSCOW- According to state news agency RIA, Russia's foreign ministry said that the country is ready to send more military specialists to Venezuela if required.

Another state news agency, TASS, quoted the ministry as saying Russia did not rule out increasing the number of its military personnel in Venezuela.

Moscow has previously said that a full withdrawal of Russia`s military from Venezuela would be a blow to embattled socialist President Nicolas Maduro who counts Moscow as a close ally.