The candidate in US presidents from Republican party, Donald trump suggested that “at some point” to shoot down Russian planes, which make dangerous maneuvers near the American. Thus he commented in a Radio interview Induana the actions of the Russian su-27 near scout United States air force over the Baltic sea, which previously announced the Pentagon.
According to trump, the current President of USA Barack Obama had to call Russian President Vladimir Putin and say: “Look, do us a favor, don’t do this, get that maniac, just stop it,” he said, adding: “However, we have no such President. He must be somewhere playing Golf or something like that.”
The billionaire concluded that if diplomacy in this case, it doesn’t work, it is necessary to open fire. “You have to shoot. And it’s a shame. It’s a shame. It is an absolute disrespect for our country and the absolute lack of respect for Obama. Which, as you know, they [Russia] are not respected,” — said trump.
In late April, American defense Ministry announced that a Russian fighter jet made aerobatics “barrel” (revolution about the longitudinal axis by 360 degrees) about 30 meters from us aircraft. Pentagon spokesman bill urban said the actions of the Russian pilots are “unsafe and unprofessional”.
In the Russian defense Ministry in response stated that the flights of Russian aircraft comply with international rules of airspace use. “I U.S. air force there are two solutions: either not to fly near our borders, or include a transponder for automatic identification our radar by means of objective control”, — stated the official representative of the defense Ministry Igor Konashenkov.
Before this, the US has accused Russian planes in dangerous maneuvers. On 17 April, the representative of the European command of the Armed forces of the United States Danny Hernandez said that the reconnaissance plane of the U.S. RC-135 was intercepted “unsafe and unprofessional way,” the Russian su-27 over the Baltic sea. A few days before this, the United States said about the dangerous convergence of Russian aircraft with an American destroyer “Donald cook”.