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Georgian Transit Ban Hinders Russian Military Presence in Armenia

GYUMRI (Eurasianet)–Raising a serious obstacle to Russia’s military presence in Armenia, Georgia appears to have closed its airspace to transport planes making vital shipmen’s to Russian troops stationed in the neighboring South Caucasus state. According to Russian and Armenian officials, the move is the result of the recent Russian-Georgian war that has redrawn the geopolitical

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