Syria: Russia to supply Syria with oil

May extend loan to help Syria face the crisis

03 August, 18:56

(ANSAMed) - MOSCOW, AUGUST 3 - Russia and Syria reached an agreement on oil supplies to Syria, Syrian Oil Minister Said Maza Hanidi said at a news conference on Friday.

''Today we reached an agreement, we will discuss the logistics later,'' Hanidi said. He visiting Russia as part of a delegation that also includes Syria's Finance and Transportation ministers.

Russia has agreed to extend a loan to help Syria face the crisis, Finance Minister Muhammad al-Julaylati made known.

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