August 17, 2014 18:18
Militia claims it has brought down two Ukrainian fighter jets
MOSCOW. Aug 17 (Interfax) - The militia in eastern Ukraine said it has shot down two Sukhoi Su-25 attack aircarft near Krasnodon.
The wreckage has been found. A search is on for the pilots, the Novorossiya news agency reported on Sunday.
The plane could have been steered by a non-Ukrainian crew. Their information exchanges were intercepted, the militia said.
No confirmation of this report from other sources is available to Interfax.
Spokesman for the counterterrorism operation Leonid Matyukhin said earlier on Channel Five that a MiG-29 fighter jet of the Ukrainian Air Force was shot down in the Luhansk region. The pilot ejected, Matyukhin said.
He also said that the plane was attacked early on Sunday after the pilot delivered an air strike.
The pilot has been evacuated to safety, the spokesman said.
(Our editorial staff can be reached at email@example.com)
December 08, 2016
Results of forex trading on Moscow Exchange on December 7
December 07, 2016
Contact group orders preparations for release of maximal number of prisoners in Donbas before New Year holidays - Kyiv (Part 2)
Consortium buys 19.5% in Rosneft with own, borrowed money; loan organized by one of Europe's biggest banks - Sechin (Part 2)
Glencore, Qatari fund to help improve corporate procedures in Rosneft - Putin
Gov't approves Rosneft's dividend policy with payment of 35% income - Sechin
Consortium buys 19.5% in Rosneft with own, borrowed money; loan organized by one of Europe's biggest banks - Sechin
Glencore, Qatari fund each own 50% in consortium which bought 19.5% in Rosneft - Sechin
Consortium of Glencore and Qatari sovereign wealth fund becomes buyer and strategic investor in 19.5% of shares in oil company Rosneft - Peskov (Part 2)
Sechin thanks Putin, govt to support in organizing Rosneft stake sale
Putin invites new Rosneft shareholders to Russia to receive them at high level
Putin instructs Rosneft chief to settle conversion scheme with Central Bank, govt to avoid ruble exchange rate fluctuations
PUTIN INVITES NEW ROSNEFT OWNERS TO RUSSIA TO RECEIVE THEM AT HIGH LEVEL
CONSORTIUM TO BUY 19.5% ROSNEFT STAKE WITH OWN, BORROWED FUNDS, ONE OF LARGEST EUROPEAN BANKS TO PROVIDE LOAN - SECHIN