ALERT RAF Typhoons were scrambled from RAF Lossiemouth to intercept Russian aircraft near UK airspace

The Quick Reaction Alert Typhoons launched from RAF Lossiemouth and were joined by an RAF Voyager to provide air-to-air refuelling. The Quick Reaction Alert Typhoons were launched from RAF Lossiemouth, north Scotland, after the Russian planes were detected over the North Sea. They intercepted a pair of TU-142 “Bear-F” Maritime Reconnaissance and anti-submarine warfare aircraft…

The Netherlands accused Russian Su-30 fighter jets of “aggressive” behaviour in an encounter with a Dutch warship on Tuesday

The Netherlands on Tuesday accused Russian fighter jets of “aggressive” behaviour in an encounter with a Dutch warship in the Black Sea. The incident last Thursday involved the frigate HNMLS Evertsen, part of a carrier strike group with the British destroyer HMS Defender, which itself purportedly came under Russian warning fire a day earlier. The…