Today an aircraft from the Russian air group in the Syrian Arab Republic crashed on the territory of Syria supposedly shot down from the ground.

 

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The aircraft was flying at the altitude of 6 000 metres. The status of the Russian pilots is being defined.

 

According to the preliminary data, the pilots managed to eject from the warplane.

 

The circumstances of the crash are being defined.

 

During all the flight time, the aircraft was flying only within the borders of the Syrian territory. That was registered by objective monitoring data.