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Russia grants Bangladesh $1 bln loan for weapons - Putin

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MOSCOW, Jan 15 (Reuters) - Russia, the world's second-largest weapons exporter, has granted a $1 billion loan to Bangladesh for arms purchases, President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday after talks with the country's prime minister, Sheikh Hasina, in Moscow.

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