A US Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon takes off from Incirlik Air Base, Turkey. The Russian Defence Ministry said US jets had killed more than 60 Syrian soldiers in four air strikes by two F-16s and two A-10s coming from the direction of Iraq. File photo: AP A US Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon takes off from Incirlik Air Base, Turkey. The Russian Defence Ministry said US jets had killed more than 60 Syrian soldiers in four air strikes by two F-16s and two A-10s coming from the direction of Iraq. File photo: AP
A US Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon takes off from Incirlik Air Base, Turkey. The Russian Defence Ministry said US jets had killed more than 60 Syrian soldiers in four air strikes by two F-16s and two A-10s coming from the direction of Iraq. File photo: AP

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A US Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon takes off from Incirlik Air Base, Turkey. The Russian Defence Ministry said US jets had killed more than 60 Syrian soldiers in four air strikes by two F-16s and two A-10s coming from the direction of Iraq. File photo: AP A US Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon takes off from Incirlik Air Base, Turkey. The Russian Defence Ministry said US jets had killed more than 60 Syrian soldiers in four air strikes by two F-16s and two A-10s coming from the direction of Iraq. File photo: AP
A US Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon takes off from Incirlik Air Base, Turkey. The Russian Defence Ministry said US jets had killed more than 60 Syrian soldiers in four air strikes by two F-16s and two A-10s coming from the direction of Iraq. File photo: AP
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