MoD dismisses Russian claims warning shots were fired at British destroyer in Black Sea | ITV News

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The Ministry of Defence (MoD) has dismissed claims by Russian forces that warning shots were fired at a Royal Navy destroyer after it entered the country’s territorial waters in the Black Sea.

The Russian Defence Ministry said in a statement, reported by the Russian Interfax news agency, that a border patrol boat fired warning shots at HMS Defender and a Su-24M warplane dropped four bombs close to the ship.

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