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Russia blames Israel for deadly warplane downing by Syria

Moscow on Tuesday blamed Israeli fighter jets for “using a Russian plane as cover” during a Monday night raid in Syria, sparking a deadly shoot-down of a Russian aircraft by its Syrian allies. “The Ilyushin-20, its reflective surface being far greater than that of the F-16, was downed by a missile launched with the S-200 […]