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Ukraine Military Jet Crashes During Training, Killing Pilot

A Soviet-designed Su-25 jet aircraft crashed in southeastern Ukraine on Wednesday during a training exercise, killing its pilot, the Ukrainian military said. The incident took place at around 0800 GMT in the Zaporizhya region, about 450 kilometers (280 miles) from Kyiv, a defense ministry spokesman said, without specifying the cause of the crash. Ukraine's military has operated a fleet of about 50 of the Su-25 "Grach" single-seat, twin-engine jets. It is not known how...

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