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Navy Weighs Rebuilding Vietnam Base

The Navy is ready to rebuild a defunct military base in Vietnam from which it pulled out in 2002 after years of disuse, Interfax said Wednesday.

“If the political decision is made, the Russian Navy is ready to begin work on the base within three years,” a Navy source told Interfax.

Cam Ranh became the Soviet Union’s largest foreign naval base in 1979.

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