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Russia deploys its latest stealth fighter SU-57 in Syria

The Russian answer to the F-35 has been seen operating at a Russian air base in Syria despite president Putin's statement that Russia would scale down
Vladimir Putin sometimes does not back his words with concrete action. The Russian president had said that as the ISIS was on its last legs, the Russian commitment in terms of military aircraft in Syria would be scaled down. This does not appear to be happening as a US plane was able to photograph two of Russia's latest stealth fighters, the Su-57 landing at the Russian base at Khmeimim on the Mediterranean Sea. Two of Russia's most potent fighters were seen in operation over the Syrian airspace. Newsweek has reported that the Russian planes are very much in operation in Syria and all talk by Putin of a "drawdown" was perhaps just a bluff. Su-57 The SU-57 is Russia's answer to the American F-35. It incorporates the stealth fighter technology, and there is a chance the Russians are testing the plane in Syria. The aim is also to see how it fares against the American plane. In addition, the Russians would also like to impress future clients for the plane like India as to its combat...