Video: Norwegian F16 in close shave with Russian fighter jet

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A Norwegian warplane had a “near miss” with a Russian fighter jet north of Norway, the Nordic nation’s military said Tuesday after showing video of the incident, which backed a complaint made to Moscow.


“The Russian pilot’s behaviour was not quite normal,” Norwegian armed forces spokesman Brynjar Stordal told AFP, commenting on a 26-second film clip released Sunday which appeared to show a fighter jet suddenly cut in front of a Norwegian F-16.

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