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“First, the United States over the Bering Strait factually borders on the Russian Federation. Therefore, to assess flights of Russian AF planes over the neutral Pacific waters as some kind of “challenge” to the United States is at least strange. The more so that the intensity of the American reconnaissance aviation flights near Russia’s eastern borders has never subsided since the end of the cold war period,” the source said.
“Second, linking scheduled flights of Russia’s warplanes in the eastern part of the Pacific to the developments in Ukraine can be only caused by poor knowledge of geography,” the Russian defense official stressed.