NATO blames Russia after video shows close call between fighters jets near defense minister's plane
NATO argued that a Russia n Su-27 fighter jet kept its transponders off and performed an 'unsafe maneuver' as it kept a Spanish F/A-18 away from Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu's airliner.
NATO officially describes its Air Policing mission as"a collective task and a purely defensive mission, which involves the 24/7 presence of fighter aircraft, which are ready to react quickly to airspace violations." It brought this operation to the Baltics in 2004 when Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania joined what has since become a 29-nation defense group.
A graphic shows the composition of four multinational battlegroups of the NATO Western military alliance in Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland as of June 14. The groups were formed in 2016 in response to what the U.S.-led defense group saw as heightened Russian aggression in the region.
NATO has defended the U.S.' decision to exit the INF but has expressed hesitation in introducing such new weapons to the frontlines of heightened frictions with Russia.
an AIM-120 Advanced Medium-Range Air-to-Air Missile (AMRAAM) during an exercise over southeastern Estonia.Read more: Newsweek
Russia says it 'chased away' NATO fighter jet near defense minister's planeA Russia n fighter jet escorting the country's defense minister 'chased away' a NATO F/A-18 that came close to the government plane, according to state-run media. Putin needs to cool his jets PRETTY BOY PUTIN LIES WORSE THAN TRAITOR TRUMP.!! Never happened.
Russian nuclear-powered cruise missile 'likely' cause of fatal explosion in RussiaThe explosion in northern Russia last week that killed 7 people “likely” involved Russia ’s new nuclear-powered cruise missile, U.S. official says. The U.S. official also said that increased levels of radiation had been detected in areas near the site of last week’s explosion. UFOCRASH OF COURSE
A cruise ship appears to have caught fire in RussiaThe vessel appears to be out of service, but the blaze consumed most of the ship on the Volga river. It probably got hit by a nuclear missle that Russia was testing. Love the 'appears'... good one! What makes you assume that?
Russia Orders Evacuation of Village Near Site of Nuclear AccidentThe Russia n authorities on Tuesday announced the evacuation of the village nearest to the site of a nuclear accident in northern Russia , suggesting dangers more grave than initially reported u kno its bad when the Hillary supporters admit how bad it is Meanwhile on state TV: Não cuidam nem do quê é deles e querem dar pitaco aqui no Brasil.🤷🏻♀️🤷🏻♀️🤷🏻♀️🤦♀️🤦♀️🤦♀️
Russia says radiation levels rose by 4-16 times in city after accident: TASSRadiation levels in the Russia n city of Severodvinsk rose by up to 16 times on Aug. 8 after an accident that authorities said involved a rocket test on a sea platform, Russia &39;s state weather agency said on Tuesday, the TASS news agency reported. The defense ministry initially said background radiation Literally playing Russian Roulette with nuclear weapons. Dumb children are in charge. Time for the grown ups to step up.
Russia says radiation levels rose by 4-16 times in city after accidentExperts link Russia blast, which killed at least five people, to 9M730 Burevestnik nuclear-powered cruise missile known by NATO as SSC-X-9 Skyfall