MINSK, 29 December (BelTA) – The Ukrainian Defense Ministry said it is ready to investigate the incident regarding the missile that dropped in Belarus' territory, BelTA learned from the ministry's website.
According to the source, Ukraine reserves the right to protect its own air space. Yet the country is ready to carry out a full and objective investigation into the situation that happened in Belarus' air space on 29 December.
Apart from that, the Ukrainian Defense Ministry noted that for the sake of the investigation they are ready to invite specialists from countries, which are not connected with support for the Russian Federation in the current conflict.
Defense Ministry: The Ukrainian missile was destroyed after crossing Belarus' border
An air defense missile battery commander said that the battery's radar surveillance unit detected an aerial target moving from Ukraine's territory at about 10:00 today. The battery started tracking the target as a result of precise and smooth actions of the crew.