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G7 prepares to hold emergency meeting of leaders over incident in east Poland — Kyodo

Wednesday’s meeting between Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida and UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak was cancelled in that regard

TOKYO, November 16. /TASS/. G7 countries are preparing an emergency meeting of the leaders in connection with Tuesday’s incident near Poland’s border with Ukraine, the Kyodo news agency reported on Wednesday citing a Japanese government source.

According to the report, Wednesday’s meeting between Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida and UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak was cancelled in that regard.

All G7 leaders are currently on Indonesia’s resort city of Bali, where they are participating in the G20 summit.

Poland’s Radio Zet reported on Tuesday with reference to unofficial sources that two missiles hit grain dryers in the village of Przewodow in eastern Poland’s Lublin Voivodeship, close to the border with Ukraine. According to the report, two people were killed in the incident. The report makes no mention of the origin of those missiles.

The Russian Defense Ministry said the Russian military had performed no strikes targeting the Ukrainian-Polish border zone. "The wreckage published by Polish mass media from the scene in Przewodow have no relation to Russian firepower," the ministry said in a statement.

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