BRITAIN DENIES RUSSIAN REPORTS THAT ITS MILITARY FIRED WARNING SHOTS AT A U.K DESTROYER IN THE BLACK SEA.
Written by miebaka ikiriko on June 24, 2021
On the Foreign Scene, Britain has denied Russian reports that its military fired warning shots at a U.K destroyer in the Black Sea.
Moscow’s Defence Ministry was quoted as saying HMS Defender entered Russian ternitorial waters near Crimea while a patrol ship fired warning shots and a jet dropped bombs in its path.
But Britain’s Ministry of Defence said no bombs were dropped or warning shots fired at HMS Defender.
It added that the ship was sailing in Ukrainian waters.