France postpones Mistral delivery to Russia over Ukraine 'until further notice'

President Francois Hollande has decided to suspend delivery of the first Mistral-class ship to Russia "until further notice," citing the situation in Ukraine as the reason, media reported an Elysee Palace statement.

President Francois Hollande has decided to suspend delivery of the first Mistral-class ship to Russia "until further notice," citing the situation in Ukraine as the reason, media reported an Elysee Palace statement.

Russian Deputy Defence Minister Yury Borisov said the country would patiently wait for the fulfillment of the contract, RIA Novosti reports.

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