U.S. officials: Russia test-fired missile on Aug. 7 at North Korea’s request August 12, 2021 August 12, 2021 admin

U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley said Tuesday that Russia has repeatedly tested missile systems in violation of U.NS.

Security Council resolutions, but it said that its missiles have never flown outside the country’s borders and were not being fired from its territory.

Haley also said Russia’s actions are “extremely concerning” and should be viewed as a violation of Security Council Resolution 2231.

She added that the U.K. has requested a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Aug: 7.

A senior State Department official told reporters that Russia had tested a mock missile in the northern city of Wuhan on Aug 6 and a similar one on Aug 8.

The official said the tests occurred during an Aug. 6 meeting of the U and V Councils Security Council, which was the highest level of diplomatic diplomacy between the two countries.

Haley also told reporters the U