On tour in Syria with the Russian army
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A guided tour around Syria with the Russian army

Russia's military intervention in Syria has been crucial in keeping President Assad in power. The Russians now claim that 85% of Syrian territory has been cleared of illegal armed groups.

The BBC's Steve Rosenberg joined the Russian military on a carefully-choreographed tour in Syria.

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