WASHINGTON: Russia has sent artillery units and seven tanks to a Syrian air base as part of Moscow's continued military buildup in the war-ravaged nation, a US official said Monday.
The increase of Russian hardware in Syria has caused concerns in the West about the implications of Moscow militarily helping its old ally, president Bashar al-Assad.
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