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 Russia Downed Ukrainian SU-25 Fighter Jet in the Sky over Donbas

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Russian military aircraft hit the Ukrainian Su-25 jet on Wednesday

Speaker of the National Security and Defense Council Andrii Lysenko stated this, Ukrainska Pravda reports

"Another provocation from the Russian side was carried out on July 16 at about 07:00 pm. The military aircraft of the Russian Federation committed a missile strike on the Su-25 of Ukrainian armed forces that was performing tasks on the territory of Ukraine," he said.

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"Our plane was shot down; the pilot ejected and was evacuated to a safe place by rescue units. The pilot is not injured," Lysenko said.

 
 
 
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