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Posted a video of the interception of American B-1B Russian fighter

The defense Ministry has posted a video of the interception of American bombers B-1B Lancer of the Russian HQs.

Earlier the military said that fighter jets forced to turn the American planes away from the Russian border.

The defense Ministry said that the air defense system has recorded the B-1B over the Black and Baltic seas, after a Russian su-27P and su-30CM approached them at a safe distance and accompanied until they changed course.

Representatives of the Ministry stressed that the flights of Russian aircraft were held strictly in accordance with international rules.

American bombers before conducting operations close to Russia's borders. The Kremlin noted that such behavior is creating additional tension in relations between the two countries. Moscow has repeatedly urged Washington to cancel these flights, but U.S. authorities refused.