Ukraine pushed the area of missile exercises from the border with Crimea


The Ukrainian side on the night of December 1, posted the notification on the system alerts pilots of NOTAMs that shifts the coordinates of the dangerous zones, where are the teachings, to the West of the Crimea, reports “Interfax” with reference to the representative of Rosaviation.

“New areas are in international waters, territorial waters of Russia are not affected. The zone is the zone of responsibility of Russian managers, however, flight safety is not affected,” — said the Agency interlocutor.

An employee of the Federal air transport Agency pointed out that two danger zones partially affect the airspace over the territorial waters of Russia in two threat zones. However, where shooting is not carried out, he said.

In turn, the head of the Crimea Sergey Aksenov said that the Crimean residents not in danger. “Russia’s armed forces ensure the full safety of citizens, including on the territory of the Republic of Crimea”, — he said.

Earlier the representative of the press service of the Ukrainian army reported that the closest point of approach of the missile to the air space of the Crimea in the beginning the morning of 1 December exercises will be at least 30 km.

That Kiev intends to conduct a missile firing, it became known on November 25. Rosaviatsia reported that the Ukrainian side has made the appropriate notification on the system alerts pilots of the NOTAM. Moreover, the document was referred to two danger zones, one of which is in the area of responsibility of Russia near the Crimea.

The Russian defense Ministry has protested the unilateral decision of Kiev to conduct exercises. In Moscow indicated that the Eastern boundary of the danger zone violates the limits of the territorial sea of Russia, which is a violation of international law.

Later it became known that the NOTAM system, it was reported that the Russian military can destroy the Ukrainian missiles, if they will pose a threat to Russian objects, and also means you run them. The information that the corresponding note was handed over to the Ukrainian authorities, the newspaper “Vedomosti” confirmed the press Secretary of Vladimir Putin Dmitry Peskov.

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