The Russian defense Ministry on Friday invited the attaché of defense at the Embassy of Ukraine in the Russian Federation for the delivery of military-diplomatic notes in connection with the alleged plans of Ukraine to conduct missile firing near the annexed Crimea. This was stated to “Interfax” in the defense Ministry.
“The Ukrainian side stated its South-Eastern border of the danger zone break limit of the territorial sea of the Russian Federation, which is a violation of international law and Russian legislation”, – said in a statement.
“Transferred to him (attaché of defense) document protesting the Russian defense Ministry in connection with the introduction of the Ukrainian side of illegal restrictions on the use of 1 and 2 December 2016 airspace over the Black sea to the West coast of the Crimean Peninsula to conduct missile firings,” said the defense Ministry of the Russian Federation.
We will remind, Russia accuses Ukraine of intention to conduct a missile firing in the area annexed Crimea. Note that relevant agencies in Ukraine no official information on the planned firings in the area are not reported.
Earlier, the Deputy Director of the Department of the Main intelligence Directorate of MOU Vadim Skibitsky reported that Russia strengthens land and sea forces in the occupied Crimea.