The Danish Foreign Minister called the incident an “irresponsible, rude and unacceptable” provocation.
The Russian warship twice violated the boundaries of the territorial waters of Denmark .
It is reported by Radio Liberty with reference to the Danish Defense Command.
According to the statement, the Russian corvette entered Danish waters north of Christianso on the night of June 17. The incident was repeated in the same area later in the night.
After a civil walkie-talkie signal from the Danish naval forces, the Russian ship left the territorial waters of Denmark, the report said.
It is noted that Danish Foreign Minister Jeppe Kofod commented on these actions of the Russian ship. He called it “an irresponsible, rude and unacceptable ‘provocation’.”
According to Kofod, the Foreign Ministry summoned the Russian ambassador, who was told that such actions were unacceptable.
It is noted that the Russian side of the Copenhagen message did not comment.
Recall that the Netherlands and Denmark rejected Putin’s demand to pay for gas in rubles.