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Russia: Fighter jets intercept US reconnaissance aircraft over Sea of Japan00:32

Russia: Fighter jets intercept US reconnaissance aircraft over Sea of Japan

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July 11, 2020 at 14:13 GMT -00:00 · Published

Su-27 and MiG-31BM fighter jets intercepted the US Air Force RC-135 reconnaissance plane over the international waters of the Sea of Japan, the Russian Defence Ministry said on Saturday.

According to the ministry, the US aircraft was monitored by the Russian Air Defence system and escorted by fighter jets at a considerable distance from the Russian border.

Russia: Fighter jets intercept US reconnaissance aircraft over Sea of Japan00:32
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Su-27 and MiG-31BM fighter jets intercepted the US Air Force RC-135 reconnaissance plane over the international waters of the Sea of Japan, the Russian Defence Ministry said on Saturday.

According to the ministry, the US aircraft was monitored by the Russian Air Defence system and escorted by fighter jets at a considerable distance from the Russian border.

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