The United Kingdom launched fighter jets on Thursday against unidentified aircraft approaching an “area of interest” just a day after intercepting four Russian military aircraft approaching the country.
“Quick Reaction Alert Typhoon fighters from RAF Lossiemouth, supported by a Voyager Tanker from RAF Brize Norton, have been launched against aircraft approaching the UK area of interest,” a Royal Air Force (RAF) spokesman said, according to Reuters.
“We will not be offering any additional detail on this ongoing operation until complete,” the spokesman added.
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Source: the Hill