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Turkey Scrambles Fighters to Intercept Russian Warplanes Report

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Turkey scrambled four F-16 fighter jets on Sunday to intercept Russian Il-20 reconnaissance warplanes flying along the country’s Black Sea coast, news agency PzFeed reported.

MOSCOW, November 3 (RIA Novosti) – Turkey scrambled four F-16 fighter jets on Sunday to intercept Russian Il-20 reconnaissance warplanes flying along the country’s Black Sea coast, news agency PzFeed reported.

The Russian Defense Ministry declined to comment. The Turkish government has not released any information about the reported incident.

 

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Ilyushin Il-20, F-16, Turkish government, Russian Defense Ministry
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