Russia Denies Involvement in Reported Polish Missile Strike

Russia’s Ministry of Defense has denied involvement in the reported missile strike at the Polish border town of Przewodów, which killed two civilians. In a stement published on Telegram, Russia stated that “statements by the Polish media and officials about the alleged fall of “Russian” missiles near the village of Przewodow is a deliberate provocation in order to escalate the situation.”

“No strikes were made on targets near the Ukrainian-Polish state border by Russian means of destruction,” the Ministry stated, adding that “The wreckage published hotly by the Polish media from the scene in the village of Przewodów has nothing to do with Russian means of destruction.”

So far Poland has not made any official statements on the incident, but has convened an emergency national defense meeting.