Russian SU-34 jets fly with air-to-air missiles in Syria for self-defense for first time

Russian Su-34 fighter bombers flew in Syria for the first time with air-to-air missiles for self-defense on Monday, a Russian air force official told Russian news agencies, less than a week after a Turkish F-16 shot down a Russian jet. Igor Klimov, the official, said the air-to-air missiles were capable of hitting targets at a distance of up to 60 kilometers (37.28 miles). Read more at Reutershttp://www.reuters.com/article/2015/11/30/us-mideast-crisis-syria-russia-bombers-idUSKBN0TJ1SL20151130#c8dF0ij2xICYMmW5.99

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