MOSCOW, April 19. /TASS/. Russian fighter jets have prevented violations of the country's airspace four times over the last week, the Krasnaya Zvezda (Red Star) newspaper reported on Friday citing the Russian Defense Ministry.
According to the report, 22 aircraft were patrolling Russian airspace along the country's borders. The newspaper said that "violations of Russian airspace were prevented."
The Russian Defense Ministry said that Russian military pilots carried out 340 flight shifts at 83 airfields.