Fighter jets play a high-stakes game of chicken over Syria. Fighters from the United States and Russian had a less than cordial meeting in the skies over the Middle East. It sounds like the Russian fighter jets were in an area that was not agreed upon.
This has all the trappings of the old Cold War games of cat and mouse. The Russians were definitely testing the United States pilots. The question is whether or not this was by design or was it just some Russians feeling their oats.
As Written By Lucas Tomlinson for Fox News:
A pair of U.S. Air Force stealth fighter jets intercepted two Russian attack jets in Syria, an area off-limits to Russian jets based on a long-standing mutual agreement, a U.S. defense official told Fox News on Thursday.
During the incident, both American F-22 jets fired flares after cutting across the front of the Russian