Update at 7 a.m. ET, May 31:
Since we first posted about the reports of what Syrian President Bashar Assad said regarding the delivery to his military of Russian anti-aircraft missiles, new reports have surfaced:
Our original post, from 10:40 a.m. ET May 30:
The latest news about the conflict in Syria includes word that:
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Assad Says Russian Missiles Have Arrived in Syria
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