A Russian Tupolev Tu-95 bomber is intercepted by a Royal Air Force Typhoon fighter before approaching too close to British airspace in August 2007.
A Russian Tupolev Tu-95 bomber is intercepted by a Royal Air Force Typhoon fighter before approaching too close to British airspace in August 2007. Handout / MCT
A Russian Tupolev Tu-95 bomber is intercepted by a Royal Air Force Typhoon fighter before approaching too close to British airspace in August 2007. Handout / MCT

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