“the Duty air defense forces of the Eastern military district (TSB) over neutral waters of the sea of Okhotsk was discovered and taken to support a couple of bombers-52N Military-air forces of the USA”, – stated in the message of the Russian military.

IN the NCUA said that the sky was raised the Russian su-30, su-35 and MiG-31. It is noted that all flights were carried out “in strict accordance with international rules.” The state border of the Russian Federation were not violated.

Earlier, the chief of the Main operations Directorate of the General staff of the RF armed forces, Colonel-General Sergey rudskoy spoke, the military recorded a high level of military activity of the US and its NATO allies near Russia’s borders.

since June 15, a Russian su-27 fighters rose into the sky above the neutral waters of the Baltic sea to support American strategic bombers b-52H and reconnaissance aircraft of the NATO countries.