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French Government Announces Sending 12 Supersonic Jet Planes to Israel

The French Government announced today it will deliver 12 of its newest Mystere IV supersonic jet fighters to Israel in the immediate future. A Foreign Office spokesman said delivery of the jets is “only a matter of days and perhaps hours.”

The Mystere IV is regarded in military aviation circles as a plane capable of beating the Russian jet fighters and bombers recently added to the Egyptian air force, but only on a plane against plane basis. The addition of the 12 Mysteres would leave Egypt with a heavy numerical superiority over Israel.