Two Ukraine fighter jets shot down, Kiev claims
Officials say pro-Russian rebels shot planes in east of country
Filw photograph of pro-russian rebels patrols outside of Luhansk, Ukraine. Photograph: Stringer/EPA
Pro-Russian rebels have shot down two Ukrainian fighter jets, a spokesman for Ukraine’s military operations said today.
The spokesman said the two were downed near Savur Mogila in eastern Ukraine. No details were known about the pilots.
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