13 Apr '15, 3am

US protests intercept of reconnaissance plane by Russia

US protests intercept of reconnaissance plane by Russia

In this photo taken Wednesday, April 8, 2015, a U.S. military fighter jet participates in a NATO Baltic Air Policing Mission practice mission in the Tapa training area, some 70 kilometers (43 miles) southwest of Tallinn, Estonia. Russia is so close that the F-16 fighter pilots can see it on the horizon as they swoop down over a training range in Estonia in the biggest ever show of U.S. air power in the Baltic countries. The four-week drill is part of a string of non-stop exercises by U.S. land, sea and air forces in Europe - from Estonia in the north to Bulgaria in the south - scaled up since last year to reassure nervous NATO allies after Russia’s military intervention in Ukraine. Mindaugas Kulbis/AP Photo Related Intent of Russian military aircraft near US shores remains unclear China, eastern Europe increase defense spending in 2014 US, Russian war games rekindle Cold W...

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