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Russia’s defence ministry denies Russian missiles struck Polish territory

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Nov 15 (Reuters) – Russia’s defence ministry on Tuesday denied reports that Russian missiles had hit Polish territory, describing them as “a deliberate provocation aimed at escalating the situation”.

It added in a statement: “No strikes on targets near the Ukrainian-Polish state border were made by Russian means of destruction.”

Wreckage reportedly found at the scene “has nothing to do with Russian weapons”, it said.

Reporting by Reuters; editing by Jonathan Oatis

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