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    A Russian Aerospace Forces Tu-154M surveillance aircraft conducted an observation flight over US territory, passing over the US Capitol, the Pentagon, Joint Base Andrews and even over Bedminster, New Jersey, where President Trump is taking a working vacation while the White House is undergoing renovations.

    One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

    The flight was conducted under the Open Skies Treaty that allows for unarmed aerial surveillance flights over the entire territory of a participating country's territory.

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