In Russia will be allowed to shoot down civilian aircraft
In Russia will be allowed to shoot down civilian aircraft with passengers on Board, violated the air border of the country. “News” acquainted with the relevant draft government resolution developed by the Ministry of defense. The document is intended to eliminate contradictions in existing legislation.
To open fire on the intruder will be only in the case where an intentional plane crash can cause an ecological catastrophe, massive loss of life or damage to strategic assets. Before that, the Russian armed forces will repeatedly warn the attacker about his intentions.
In the Federation Council noted that such a practice exists in many States. It is expected that the measure will eliminate attacks and disasters, and to minimize the number of possible victims.