NORAD: Russian planes intercepted near US, Canadian airspace
CNN: Two U.S. jets intercepted six Russian planes that neared U.S. airspace off Alaska on Thursday, and Canadian planes intercepted two Russian bombers that approached Canadian airspace, NORAD said.
The planes never entered sovereign territory, the NORAD statement said. The Pentagon spokesman said he did not see any indications this was linked to Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko’s visit.
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