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According to reports, Russia downed its most modern and powerful fighter plane in Ukraine.
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According to reports, Russia downed its most modern and powerful fighter plane in Ukraine.

According to Forbes, Russian air defenses appeared to go into overdrive and shoot down their fighter jet above Ukrainian airspace. Unaware of whose aircraft had been shot at in the sky, a Russian official apparently relayed the story on Telegram earlier this week. Later, it was shared by other Twitter users. Early this year, when Russian assault on Ukraine started, Ukraine benefited from the military assistance given by Western friends. In addition to eliminating aircraft threats, Ukraine was also able to deploy drone-based counterattacks that destroyed the Russian supply lines. According to reports from earlier this month, Ukraine was losing ground to Russia as it started to concentrate its efforts in a few key areas and fortified its air defenses. The Su-34 M, one of the Russian mili...