Russia led air defenses in the far East in a state of high alert. It is reported RIA Novosti with reference to the Chairman of the Committee of the Federation Council Viktor Ozerov.
“Russia is very closely following what is happening in North Korea. Russian air defense in the far East are in a state of high alert. We control the airspace in the zone of responsibility of the air forces of the Russian Federation”, — said the Senator.
According to him, in Moscow understand that North Korea is considering Russia as a target for missile launches. However, the military is ready for an extraordinary situation, their task — to prevent accidental falling of missiles on the territory of Russia.