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Italian Airforce intercept Russian planes over Baltic Sea


Italian Airforce fighters intercepted Russian planes over the Baltic Sea twice in 24 hours, Italian sources said Friday.

In a 24 hours period, Italian Airforce Eurofighters deployed in the 4th Wing Task Force carried out a double interception of Russian aircraft in the Baltic Sea. The fighter planes are operational at the Polish base in Malbork.

The alert was triggered Thursday and Friday morning for an unidentified aircraft flying over the international waters of the Baltic Sea. Once the aircraft had been identified, the Italian F-2000s returned to their base in Malbork.

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