5/24, 1:43 PM (Source: TeleTrader)
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Russia, China 'followed int'l law' in S. Korea's defense zone

Russian Defense Ministry said on Tuesday that Russia and China concluded joint air patrols in the Asia-Pacific region, including over the Sea of ​​Japan and the East China Sea. Earlier, South Korea stated military aircraft from the two countries entered its air defense zone without notice.

"At some stages of the route, the strategic missile carriers were escorted by F-2 aircraft of the South Korean Air Force, F-15 of the Japanese Air Force," the ministry stated, insisting Russia and China followed international law and did not violate the airspace of any foreign states.

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