Russian su-27 intercepted the approaching to the border of Russia an American reconnaissance aircraft in the Black sea, said the Ministry of defence.
The crew approached the aircraft objects and identified them as a strategic reconnaissance aircraft RC-135 of the U.S. air force and the plane of base patrol aircraft P-8A " Poseidon ".
"Violations of the state border of the Russian American reconnaissance aircraft are not allowed ", - said the defense Ministry.
last week su-27 intercepted an American reconnaissance plane over the Black sea, he eventually turned away from the Russian border. The entire flight of the su-27 was " strictly in Accordance with international rules."
Before that, in the North-West of the Black sea began the Ukrainian-NATO military exercises Sea Breeze-2020. The Russian military reported that the Russian black sea fleet monitors the ships and NATO aircraft participating in the maneuvers so far.