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Two Russian fighters escorted US bombers over the Black Sea


Russian Su-30 fighters escorted two US strategic bombers B-1 Lancer over the Black Sea, the National Defense Control Center (NTSUO) of the Russian Federation reported, Interfax reports.

“The crews of the Russian fighters identified the aerial targets as two US Air Force B-1B supersonic strategic bombers, accompanied by two KC-135 tanker aircraft, and escorted them over the Black Sea. After the turn of foreign military aircraft from the state border of the Russian Federation, the Russian fighters returned safely to the airfield, ”the NTSUO noted.

To identify air targets and prevent violations of the state border of the Russian Federation, two Su-30 fighters of naval aviation and air defense of the Black Sea Fleet took off, it follows from the message.

The Anadolu Agency’s website publishes in a shortened form . .(HAS).