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Syrian warplane crashed due to technical fault- Interfax cites Syrian military source

MOSCOW, April 22 (Reuters) - A warplane that crashed in Syria near Damascus belonged to the Syrian Air Force, Russia’s Interfax news agency quoted a Syrian military source as saying on Friday.

“The plane had recently undergone repairs... there was no attack from the ground. It crashed because of a technical fault. The pilot ejected,” Interfax quoted the source as saying.

Reporting by Jack Stubbs; editing by John Stonestreet

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