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A pair of B-52 bombers flew over the Mideast on Sunday, March 7, the latest such mission in the region aimed at warning Iran amidst continuing tensions between Washington and Tehran. Four Israeli F-15 jets accompanied each B-52. The US military’s Central Command said the two B-52s flew over the region accompanied by military aircraft from nations including Israel, Saudi Arabia and Qatar. Sunday’s flyby through the region by the B-52 heavy bombers was at least the seventh such maneuver in the past six months. According Al-Ittihad and Zo Haderech, it marked the first time that Israeli planes were photographed accompanying the US bombers. However, it marked the fourth-such deployment of American bombers to the Mideast since the beginning of this year and the already the second under the new administration of President Joe Biden. Israeli F-15 fighter jets escort an American B-52 bomber through Israeli airspace, Sunday, March 7, 2021.…

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Israeli Jets Escort US B-52s during Mideast Flyby to Threaten Iran