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  Sivan 25, 5777 , 19/06/17

Anti-ISIS coalition downs Syrian aircraft

The Syrian army said on Sunday night that the United States-led coalition fighting the Islamic State (ISIS) had brought down one of its aircraft in southern Raqa, the Russian Sputnik news agency reported.

According to the report, which cited a Defense Ministry statement, the Syrian jet fighter that was downed was carrying out military tasks against ISIS.

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