Russia scrambles jets to escort US, French aircraft

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Russia’s military escorted five French and US military aircraft over the Black Sea and away from its border Thursday, it said, as tensions mounted over the conflict in Ukraine. Its statement was released with details expected of a phone call between Ukraine leader Volodymyr Zelensky and US President Joe Biden, who is reiterating support to… Continue reading Russia scrambles jets to escort US, French aircraft