Ukraine says Russian cruise missiles destroyed in Crimea

UKRAINE said today that Russian cruises missiles were destroyed in a blast on the Crimean peninsula that was annexed by Moscow in 2014, but denied responsibility for the “mysterious” incident.

“An explosion in the town of Dzhankoi in the north of temporarily occupied Crimea destroyed Russian Kalibr-NK cruise missiles as they were being transported by rail,” Ukrainian military intelligence said in a statement on social media.