MINSK, 3 March (BelTA) - The plane of Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko was escorted by the Russian “blown up” radar jet A-50 on its return home from China on 2 March, BelTA has learned.
The Pul Pervogo Telegram channel has posted a corresponding video. “Dear friends! The president has come back home! A-50, the very jet, reportedly damaged by extremists, successfully escorted, together with a group of fighter jets, the air force one to the home ground!” the Pul Pervogo Telegram channel wrote.
The Russian super airliner is on combat duty in Belarus performing the tasks of patrolling the country's borders.