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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

U.S. May Send Aid




MOSCOW -- The United States and Russia are likely to agree to terms on a small donation of food aid to Russia within days, but politics may be holding up negotiations on a larger package, a U.S. Embassy source said Wednesday.


An agreement on giving Russia 300,000 metric tons of wheat was expected imminently, he said.


The Russian government's press office said Wednesday a memorandum of understanding on supplying the 300,000 tons in March had already been approved.