Russian planes eight times a week rose to intercept at the borders of the Russian Federation

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MOSCOW, June 1. /TASS/. Russian pilots eight times over the past week rose to intercept foreign aircraft, said on Friday the official publication of the Russian Ministry of defense “Red star”.

From the data given by publication, it follows that aerial reconnaissance along the borders of Russia last week were 19 aircraft.

According to the newspaper, the violations of the airspace of the Russian Federation had been committed.