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Vladimir Putin in a meeting with Russia Foreign Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergey Lavrov and Defense Minister Sergei Shoig on Monday over Russian forces to begin withdrawing from Syria.
Vladimir Putin in a meeting with Russia Foreign Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergey Lavrov and Defense Minister Sergei Shoig on Monday over Russian forces to begin withdrawing from Syria.

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Sergei Markov, from President Putin's party, says the decision to begin withdrawing military from Syria was a surprise, but Russia's general plans were clear.

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Sergei Markov, from President Putin's party, says the decision to begin withdrawing military from Syria was a surprise, but Russia's general plans were clear.