The RAF say that the second time flew to intercept Russian military aircraft in the skies over the Baltic sea.
"The fighter Typhoon, located in Lithuania within the framework of the NATO mission to patrol the airspace of the Baltic States, the second time this week he intercepted the Russian aircraft off the coast of the Baltic sea. Fighters were raised into the air in the afternoon of June 4 to intercept Russian Il-20 and two su-27", - said the press service of the British air force.
British Typhoon fighter jets based in Lithuania within the framework of the NATO mission to patrol the airspace of the Baltic countries, rising into the sky over the Baltic sea to escort a Russian Il-20, said in a statement on the website of the Royal air force.
The incident allegedly occurred on June 2.