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France, Canada joins European countries in closing airspace to all Russian aircraft amid war

The Free Press Journal | 27/02/2022 10:15 PM | Click to read full article

France is joining many other European countries in closing their airspace to all Russian aircraft as the West ramps up pressure on Russian President Vladimir Putin for ordering an invasion of Ukraine. Canada has followed the same.

Germany, Austria, Italy, the Czech Republic, Poland, Slovenia, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Romania and Luxembourg have already announced they were closing their respective airspace to Russian planes.