The Ministry of Defense of Belarus handed the military attaché of Ukraine a note of protest in connection with the violation of the state border of Belarus. About it informs Interfax with reference to the press service of the republic’s military department.
The military attaché at the Ukrainian embassy was summoned to the Department of International Military Cooperation of the Ministry of Defense of Belarus.
The note says that on December 4, 2021, a Ukrainian Mi-8 helicopter invaded the country’s air border in the area of N of the item. New Rudnya.
“Facts were presented that showed Ukraine’s evasion of obligations within the framework of regional confidence-building and security measures, as well as the conduct of a number of exercises near the Belarusian state border by units of the armed forces of Ukraine against the background of accusatory rhetoric against the Republic of Belarus,” the ministry said.
In Kiev, they said that the Ukrainian helicopter did not fly into the territory of Ukraine.