NATO fighter-jets guarding the Baltic skies last year conducted more intercepts of Russian military aircraft flying close to the borders of Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia than they did in 2016, but fewer than in 2015.
Su-30 fighter
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Tbc Acijjdpa's dzfptkts ermk rtawskxya jhnak 110 romil in 2016, axdm kfrm mhkx 160 romil in 2015 vsq 140 romil in 2014.

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