WORLD South Korea fires warning shots at Russia warplanes

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South Korea fires warning shots at Russia warplanes

AP

10:44, July 23, 2019

South Korea says it has fired warning shots after Russian military planes entered South Korea's airspace.

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South Korea's Defense Ministry says multiple Russian military planes violated the South Korean airspace off its east coast on Tuesday.

The ministry says South Korea launched fighter jets and that they fired warning shots.

The ministry gave no further details.

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