Russia sends Su-27 fighter jet to intercept U.S. spy plane over Black Sea
MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Russian defence ministry said it had sent a Su-27 fighter plane on Monday to intercept a U.S.
MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Russian defence ministry said it had sent a Su-27 fighter plane on Monday to intercept a U.S. surveillance plane over the Black Sea that it said was approaching the Russian border.
The U.S. plane, identified as a P-8 Poseidon, has changed course to move away from the Russian border, the ministry added.
(Reporting by Andrey Ostroukh; Editing by Gareth Jones)
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