Last Friday a Venezuelan warplane buzzed a Colombian passenger plane traveling from Madrid to Bogota, reportedly causing a diplomatic incident in the process. Reuters reports flight data shows that the plane was forced out of Venezuelan airspace by the jet.

From Reuters

Colombia airline shuns Venezuela after warplane approaches passenger jet

Colombia’s Defense Ministry said the plane flying from Madrid to Bogota was briefly approached by a Venezuelan military plane, resulting in diplomatic conversations and Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro ordering an investigation.

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