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Russia's military on Tuesday said one of its aircraft with 15 people on board was shot down by Syrian government missiles and blamed the Israeli Air Force for pushing its Il-20 jet into the line of fire of Syrian missiles.
Amy Lieu. Fox News. Tue, 18 Sep 2018 11:00:00 GMT.
Russia's defense ministry said it had lost contact with an IL-20 aircraft with 14 servicemen on board near Syria's Hmeimim airbase, Syrian state-run Ikhbariya TV reported late on Monday.
Reuters. Mon, 17 Sep 2018 19:47:23 -0400.
An Afghan official says at least five army personnel, all crew members of a military helicopter, were killed when their aircraft made an emergency landing and caught fire in the western Farah Province.
Radio Liberty. Sat, 15 Sep 2018 12:25:44 +0000.