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The Israeli authorities throughout the Tuesday, July 24, has repeatedly warned that foreign aircraft were not included in the country’s airspace without permission. The words of the representative of the Israeli army, reports “Interfax”.
“During the day, we in several languages and in different ways warned not to enter our territory”, — quotes its Agency.
According to the source, the intensification of the Syrian air force was observed in the early morning of July 24. The Israeli army announced the launch of two Patriot missiles on Syrian military plane taking off from the airbase T4 in the province of HOMS. About it the correspondent Jerusalem Post Anna Ahronheim wrote in his Twitter.
Writes Sky News, the fighter fell near the river Yarmuk in Syria on the border with the Golan heights and Jordan. Presumably, the area controlled by the militants of the “Islamic state” (banned in Russia), writes the Telegram-channel 4 Directorate responsible for monitoring and studying the activities of terrorists.
The plane “Dry” was shot down in missile strike earlier, on 24 July. The fate of the pilot remains unknown.
In service with the Syrian air force has these planes of production “Dry”, as the bombers su-24M/M2 and various modifications of the fighter-bomber su-17.
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