Russia has warned about plans to shoot down a Ukrainian missile near the occupied Crimea

Россия предупредила о планах сбивать украинские ракеты возле оккупированного Крыма

The defence forces of Russia can destroy the Ukrainian rockets in the case, if they are launched in areas near the occupied Crimea, where Kiev is going to conduct missile firing. An appropriate warning of the Ministry of defense of Russia published in the notification on the system alerts pilots and aeronautical information NOTAM, RBC.

The notice shall specify that the warning of the Russian authorities was received “in response to the Ukrainian NOTAM” on the establishment of exclusion zones in the “zone flight information region Simferopol” and “flight information Odessa”. The Ukrainian warning was issued because of the rocket firing on 1 and 2 December 2016, stated in the notice.

Related news: the network has published a letter threatening Russia because of the Ukrainian exercises near the occupied Crimea

These notifications “response was received from the Ministry of defence of the Russian Federation” is specified in NOTAM. It notes that “in case of detection of rockets launched in the area” they “will be destroyed by air defense forces of the Armed forces of the Russian Federation”. If “missiles will represent a threat to Russian objects”, “will retaliated for the destruction of their means of launch,” says NOTAM.

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 from 1 to 2 December 2016 in the southern part of Ukraine.