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    Nicolas Maduro said on Tuesday that a US reconnaissance plane had violated the country’s airspace.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said on Tuesday that a US reconnaissance plane had violated the country’s airspace.

    "Our Air Force has recently detected an illegal invasion of a US Boeing 707 E-3 with electronic surveillance capabilities," Maduro said during a videoconference from Caracas.

    The South American nation’s leader indicated that this type of aircraft was used to provide aerial support to ground troops.

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