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Air Force denies media reports that F-16s are in Ukraine

27 December, 2023 Wednesday
22:00

The Air Force does not confirm that as of Wednesday, December 27, F-16s are already in Ukraine

This was reported by RBC-Ukraine.

Today, on December 27, the US edition of Newsweek spread information that the first F-16 aircraft may have already arrived in Ukraine. The media rumors came after the Russian army lost four Su-34s over the past week.

At the same time, Russian propagandists suggested that the Sukhoi could have been shot down by F-16s that Ukraine is waiting for from its Western partners. The Russians have even talked about the alleged destruction of the first aircraft.

However, in a comment to RBC-Ukraine, Air Force spokesman Yuriy Ihnat denied that F-16s had arrived in Ukraine. According to him, preparations are still underway to receive the first aircraft.

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