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Report: Algeria largest buyer of secret Russia products

Algerian flags flutter in front of the People's National Assembly (parliament) building in the capital Algiers, on 10 September 2020. [RYAD KRAMDI/AFP via Getty Images]
Algerian flags flutter in front of the People's National Assembly (parliament) building in the capital Algiers, on 10 September 2020 [RYAD KRAMDI/AFP/Getty Images]

Official data yesterday showed that Algeria was the largest importer of Russian products which are classified as "secret".

"Algeria imported secret products from Russia worth $985 million during the first nine months of the current year," the report by the Federal Customs Service of Russia read.

The report added that the United States came in second, with total secret imports worth $841 million. The Czech Republic came in third with $706 million worth of secret Russian imports, and China fourth with $645 million.

India came in fifth, with total secret Russian imports worth $608 million, while the United Arab Emirates ranked sixth with $596 million.

According to RPK, the secret products with "SSSS" Russia customs code, include weapons, aircraft and nuclear materials.

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