Training missile firing near the Crimea is in full swing, performed about 50% of the tasks. This broadcast channel “112 Ukraine” said the head of the press center of the air command “South” Vladimir Kryzhanovsky.
“The plan that has been pre-compiled, which allegedly included a part of the airspace over Crimea, it is not so, because the closest point, where they could get a Ukrainian missile was at least 100-130 km from the airspace of the Crimea. As far as I know, no changes to the plan of holding these exercises was not included. All according to plan happens, the teachings are in full swing, performed about 50% of the tasks. No problems, and no reason to claim Ukraine”, – said Kryzhanovsky.
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Earlier it was reported that today, in the South of Ukraine launched missile firing. The reaction from Russia yet.
As reported, Russia threatened missile strike in the case of the Ukraine military exercises near the Crimea. The warning contained in the letter of the Ministry of defense of Russia, addressed to the military attaché at the Embassy of Ukraine in the Russian Federation. As reported in the Kremlin, the situation is monitored personally by the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin.
In response, the NSDC Secretary Oleksandr Turchynov said that the sovereign airspace of the Russian Federation in the Black sea ends up in the middle of the Kerch Strait, and there is Ukraine to carry out missile tests is not going to.
On November 26, the General staff announced plans to conduct exercises of the Air force air force in the period 1-2 December 2016 in the southern part of Ukraine.
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