US aircraft intercept Russian nuclear-capable bombers near Alaska
June 10 2020 12:15 PM
Tupolev Tu-95MS bomber
A Tupolev Tu-95MS bomber. File picture

Reuters/Moscow

US fighter jets intercepted and escorted four Russian nuclear-capable bombers during a routine flight over neutral waters near the United States, the RIA news agency reported on Wednesday, citing the Russian Defence Ministry.
Russia said the 11-hour flight, carried out by its Tupolev Tu-95MS bombers, complied with international law and that US F-22 Raptor tactical fighters had accompanied its planes during some stages of their flight. 



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