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BEIRUT, LEBANON (7:30 A.M.) – At approximately 6:30 A.M. this morning, an Israeli F-16 fighter jet was shot down while flying over the western countryside of Damascus.

According to preliminary reports from Damascus, the F-16’s pilots were able to eject from their planes after it was struck by an anti-aircraft missile.

The two pilots are safe and landed in Israeli territory.

Israeli media claims the F-16 was downed by an Iranian drone that was flying along the Israeli-Syrian border; however, pro-government media claims the aircraft was downed by the Syrian Air Defense.

The downing of this Israeli F-16 marks the first time during this war that an Israeli warplane has been shot down.

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Andrew Joyce
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2018-02-10 08:01
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Fantastico

Ian
Ian
2018-02-10 08:27

It’s about time.

Camilo
Camilo
2018-02-10 09:18

Nice. Good if all invader jets will be down.No one imperialist reich has the right to violate sovereign borders of any country. And Siria is one sovereign country wich sovereignity and intygrity that foreigners must respect.

miltiades
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miltiades
2018-02-10 08:38

sic semper tyrannis!

Rotten_Robbie
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Rotten_Robbie
2018-02-10 09:51

beautiful

RAFIK
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RAFIK
2018-02-10 10:43

thats what Israeli thugs and us thugs want . give them more and alos in the east of euphrtaes deploy antiaircraat

ziad
ziad
2018-02-10 10:49

PROBABLY NOT THE FIRST TIME,,PERHAPS EVEN F22 WAS SHOT DOWN IN THE PAST

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hestroy
2018-02-10 11:15

Pilots survived, but still not bad!

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TheObserver
2018-02-10 08:16
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Good. Let’s have more of this so that the Israelis don’t think it’s a right to violate another nation’s airspace at will.

slavonac
slavonac
2018-02-10 08:28
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Mazel tov!

Teo
Teo
2018-02-10 08:48

Good job. The bully has been humiliated. It is a well known fact in the West that Israel is run by idiots and criminals

Muhammad
Muhammad
2018-02-10 10:19

Jewish Terrorists need to be fought off. Go Syria!