Russian Jets in Syria Fly Joint Mission With Syrian Planes

January 14, 2016 6:40 PM

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Russian warplanes in Syria have flown their first joint combat mission with the Syrian air force, Russia's Defense Ministry said Thursday.

The Defense Ministry said that a pair of Syrian MiG-29 fighter jets escorted two Russian Su-25 ground attack aircraft during Thursday's mission.

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