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Russia confirms shooting down 6 Ukrainian missiles over the black sea

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Russian navy ships and a helicopter take a part in a landing operation during military drills at the Black Sea coast, Crimea, Sept. 9, 2016. (AP Photo)

Russian air defenses destroyed six Ukrainian Neptune anti-ship missiles over the northwestern part of the Black Sea on Saturday, said the Russian Defense Ministry in a statement.

Attempts by the Ukrainian side to launch an attack using Neptune anti-ship missiles at targets on the territory of the Russian Federation were stopped at around 17:00 Moscow time (1400 GMT) on Saturday, it said.

“Six Ukrainian missiles were detected and destroyed over the northwestern part of the Black Sea by the air defense systems on duty,” it added.

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