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    Russia Detected 22 Foreign Spy Jets Near Airspace Over Past Week

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    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The Russian military has spotted 22 foreign reconnaissance aircraft near the Russian airspace over the past week, an infographic published on the Armed Forces' official newspaper Krasnaya Zvezda showed on Friday.

    The material showed that Russian jets had been scrambled four times to prevent foreign planes from crossing into the Russian airspace.

    There have been no trespasses, the infographic showed.

    READ MORE: Russia Detected 18 Foreign Spy Jets Near Border Over Past Week

    This is not the first time Russian military spots foreign spy jets, carrying out reconnaissance activities near the Russian border. Earlier in April, Russia detected 27 foreign reconnaissance aircraft close to its air space.

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