The video was filmed Monday, by the Dutch Ministry of Defense F-16 planes participating in the NATO Air Policing Mission over Baltic skies. "The Russian planes ignored requests to identify themselves and were escorted to Russia's Baltic Kaliningrad exclave, the Dutch Defense Ministry said.
Earlier, NATO warplanes intercepted six Russian bombers over the Baltic Sea capable of carrying nuclear warheads. "Russian military activity has been considerable during the last few months. Such activity can be destabilizing and potentially dangerous, if international norms are not respected," NATO spokesperson Oana Lungescu said. Censor.NET previously reported that Russia accused NATO in moving towards its borders.