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Russia's President Vladimir Putin, center, and Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu, left, arrive to watch a military exercise at the Kirillovsky firing ground in the Leningrad region, on March 3, 2014.
Russia's President Vladimir Putin, center, and Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu, left, arrive to watch a military exercise at the Kirillovsky firing ground in the Leningrad region, on March 3, 2014.

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