Concerns over US spy plane spotted over Ukraine


A US spy plane was seen flying over the Ukraine as fears Russia may exploit the festive season to invade their neighbour.

A US spy plane was spotted over Ukraine “for the first time” as fears grew Russia might exploit the festive period to invade the neighbouring country.

The Sun reports the E-8C Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System aircraft was seen in Eastern European skies on December 27 as the crisis over Ukraine continues to escalate.

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It comes amid deepening concerns Vladimir Putin is plotting to invade the adjacent country in early 2022, as more than 175,000 Russian troops were said to have been detected on the border.

But the US hit back at the bullying powerhouse and insisted they could “rain destruction” on Russia with nuclear weapons if Putin makes a move.

The tensions have now risen to the skies as the…

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