The Russian air force was raised in the air fighters to intercept American bombers-52N over the sea of Okhotsk, Russian border they are not violated, stated in the National control centre defense of the Russian Federation.
Meanwhile, over the past 1.5 weeks, the U.S. air force themselves twice raised the fighters in the air to escort Russian strategic bombers Tu-95MS in the same area, near the border of Russia and the USA.
The flight of Russian strategic bombers Tu-95MS at the US border did not violate any international norms and is a response to the increasing activity of the U.S. air force on the Western borders of the Russian Federation, told RIA Novosti on Wednesday, a member of the Supreme Council of the organization of the "Strong Russia" the Hero of Russia, test pilot Anatoly Knyshov.
Previously, the defense Ministry said that the fighter aircraft USAF F-22 was accompanied by four Russian strategic bomber Tu-95MS near the border of Russia and the USA.
Russia has reason to fear NATO intervention, because in recent centuries the country was attacked by Germany, Sweden, Poland, France and even the United States. This opinion in an article for the National Interest expressed by the American writer Peter Suciu.
He noted that the Americans are now in the majority may find it far-fetched threat of NATO to Russia, but Moscow has long locks with a high level of military activity of the Alliance on its borders.
The General staff of the armed forces called aggressive US intelligence in the Mediterranean area contrary to the agreement with Russia on Syria.
"Increased the intensity of aerial reconnaissance in the Baltic, Black and Eastern Mediterranean seas," - said at a briefing head of the Main operations Directorate of the General staff of armed forces Colonel-General Sergey rudskoy.