Matthew Simmons – Defence Correspondent
This journalist can reveal that Russian mortar campaigns have been responsible for civilian casualties in Bornholm. Although the MoD cannot confirm how many people have died, they believe that Russia is to blame. Furthermore, confidential MoD sources have informed me that a cyber attack was the cause of the ‘friendly fire’ incident, so perhaps it was not so ‘blue-on-blue’ after all.
Furthermore, The Telegraph can reveal that there have been extensive civilian casualties within the region, however this is unknown whether this has been caused by Russian or RAF Typhoons.
More to follow.