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Russian fighter jets scrambled 11 times on interception missions in last week

According to the defense ministry, 19 foreign aircraft conducted reconnaissance near Russian borders

MOSCOW, November 8. /TASS/. Russian fighter jets have been scrambled 11 times on interception missions in the last week, the Krasnaya Zvezda (Red Star) newspaper quoted the Russian Defense Ministry as saying.

According to the defense ministry, 19 foreign aircraft conducted reconnaissance near Russian borders. The defense ministry said that violations of Russian airspace were prevented.