France seeks clarifications from Russia over plane incident

Russia – Joint statement issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development and the Ministry of Defence

Paris, 19 October 2015

No French air force planes were implicated in the incident involving an official Russian plane, as reported by the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

We therefore regret the fact that the French Ambassador in Moscow was summoned as a matter of urgency.

We are seeking the necessary clarifications from the Russian authorities./.

Published on 20/10/2015

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