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Russian military intercept 45 terrorists’ UAVs in last month: official

By Reuters
18 August 2018   |   10:00 am
Russian military intercept 45 terrorists' UAVs in last month: official.


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Debris from a Russian military plane carrying 92 people that disappeared from radars has been found in the Black Sea, says a spokesperson from the Russian defence ministry.
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Russian military intercept 45 terrorists' UAVs in last month: official.
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