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Russia Pounds ISIS With Biggest Bomber Raid in Decades – The Daily Beast

Russia Pounds ISIS With Biggest Bomber Raid in Decades – The Daily Beast

The Russian air force just pulled off one of the biggest and most complex heavy bomber missions in modern history—sending no fewer than 25 Backfire, Bear, and Blackjack bombers on a coordinated, long-range air raid against alleged ISIS forces in Syria.

The Tuesday mission, which launched under the cover of darkness from a base in Ossetia in southern Russia…

Source: Russia Pounds ISIS With Biggest Bomber Raid in Decades – The Daily Beast