A Russian fighter intercepts a US strategic bomber

The Russian Ministry of Defense announced that a Russian Su-27 fighter has intercepted a US strategic bomber.

A statement by the Ministry of Defense said on Thursday that Russian airspace monitoring means had detected an American B-52H strategic bomber approaching Russian airspace coming from Poland.

The Russian fighter flew along the Russian air borders to prevent it from being violated, and returned to its base after the American bomber moved away from the border.

The Ministry of Defense confirmed that there was no violation of Russian airspace, noting that the "Su-27" carried out the flight in full accordance with international rules.

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