Italy expels Russian diplomats. NATO intercepts Russian jets.
The Duran: Episode 931
NATO Says Its Jets Intercepted Russian Aircraft 10 Times In One Day
NATO officials announced that the day prior its jets were scrambled 10 times in a mere six-hour time period in response to a “rare peak” in Russian aircraft activity across “several areas”.
Italy Expels Russian Diplomats Over “Extremely Serious” NATO Spy Case
What’s being described as an “extremely serious incident” and fast escalating spy case has resulted in the Italian government expelling two Russian diplomats from the country on Wednesday. Russian Ambassador Sergei Razov had been immediately summoned and informed of the drastic punitive action.
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