Russia’s Defense Ministry Denies Claims That Russian Il-20 Breached Estonian Airspace

October 22, 2014 7:19 PM

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TALLINN, October 22 (RIA Novosti) - The Russian Ministry of Defense has denied the claim by the Estonian military that a Russian Il-20 reconnaissance aircraft breached Estonian airspace, the Ministry's Media Affairs and Information Department said on Wednesday.

"The Russian military aircraft did not breach Estonian airspace. On October 21, 2014 a Russian military aircraft that had been conducting a planned training flight from Khrabrovo military base in Kaliningrad flew over neutral waters in the Baltic Sea," said the statement, adding that the flight was ...

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