In June 2012, while the fighting is ragging in Syria, Moscow organized the biennial Russian arms bazaar. Yuri Kozyrev photographed delegates from different countries present at the fair, including a Syrian delegation.

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The biennial Russian arms bazaar is held at an airfield outside Moscow.
Delegates from Pakistan study the 72 tanks at the arms bazaar.
Delegates from Pakistan walk among Russian military equipment.
The biennial Russian arms bazaar is held at an airfield outside Moscow.
The biennial Russian arms bazaar is held at an airfield outside Moscow.