Russia claims a NATO jet buzzed defence minister’s plane

Russia claims a NATO jet buzzed defence minister's plane 1


Russian claims a fighter warded off a NATO jet that approached a plane with the Russian defence minister aboard.

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10 Comments on "Russia claims a NATO jet buzzed defence minister’s plane"

  1. ȘȚɄƑƑɎǾɄ1oo | August 13, 2019 at 7:25 PM | Reply

    Not exactly a dog fight.

  2. So where was the Russian defence minister’s plane at during the time when the F-18 was ward off. There was no mentioned of that.

    • WildandLiving | August 13, 2019 at 8:29 PM | Reply

      Proably flying over a nato country

    • @WildandLiving Nah, international waters over the Baltic Sea. When Russian bombers fly over international waters, NATO jets from nearby nations scramble to “intercept” (they just fly along to make sure the plane doesn’t enter their national airspace). I don’t know why the NATO plane came so close to a Russian government plane. The SU’s response seemed fine by my.

  3. Raghubir Singh | August 14, 2019 at 5:44 AM | Reply

    May be the security failure from NATO side

  4. Randy Gilmour | August 14, 2019 at 7:30 AM | Reply

    Funny how our news is pro Russia. Must be something to that.

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