Russian Air Forces handed over six Russian MiG-29 fighters to the Serbian Army at the Batajnica military airport, near Belgrade on Friday. The elaborate military ceremony coincided with the 73rd anniversary of the liberation of Belgrade from German military.

Serbian President Alexandar Vucic praised Russia “for the weapons they gave us and handed over and which we will be getting today to manage with it.”

The arsenal of Serbian military will also receive 30 T-72 tanks and 30 BRDM-2 armoured patrol cars.

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