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01:33 PM, February 24, 2016
Afghan Forces Display AK-47 rifles (Image: Khaama Press)

Russia is delivering 10,000 AK-47 assault rifles to Afghan Forces as part of Moscow’s efforts to equip the troops to counter terrorist activity.

“Deliveries are underway. This morning, an official handover ceremony (for the batch of 10,000 AK-47 assault rifles) was held in Kabul. Afghan officials and Russian Ambassador Alexander Mantytskiy were present during the ceremony. So the deliveries are nearing completion,” Kabulov told RIA Novosti Wednesday.

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