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Russian trucks are loading equipment from Ukrainian military plants: military spokesman

Trucks marked as being from a bitterly disputed Russian aid convoy to Ukraine, stand in line as they return to Russia in the Russian town of Donetsk, Rostov-on-Don region, Russia, Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Sergei Grits)

KIEV: A Ukrainian military spokesman said Saturday that Russian aid trucks, which crossed into Ukraine without official permission Friday, had been loading up production equipment from military plants in Ukraine.

The spokesman, Andriy Lysenko, told journalists that the equipment was taken from the Topaz plant which makes Kolchuga, a type of radar system, and from a factory in Luhansk which produces firearms' magazines.

 

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