Russia scrambles fighter jet to escort U.S. bomber - reports

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MOSCOW, May 31 (Reuters) - The Russian military scrambled an Su-27 fighter jet to accompany a U.S. B-52H bomber over the Baltic Sea, Russian news agencies reported, citing the military.

They said the bomber has not violated the Russian airspace.

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Reporting by Vladimir Soldatkin; Editing by Giles Elgood

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