Two Russian bombers spotted near Latvian border

The fighters of the NATO air policing mission detected two Russian bombers near the Latvian border, reads the message of the Latvian National Armed Forces on Twitter.

NATO's fighters confirmed that these were Su-24 fighter jets.

"On August 1, air policing aircraft identified two Russian Su-24 fighter jets over the Baltic Sea near the territorial waters of Latvia,"  reads the message.

Russian bomber was also seen over the Sea of Japan at the end of July. It violated the Japanese airspace twice. In this regard, on July 23, the Japanese authorities filed an appeal to Moscow because of the violation of their airspace. 

  Latvia, Russia, NATO