New: NATO intercepts 19 Russian aircrafts

  • NATO intercepted a total of 19 Russian aircraft on October 28th and 29th. 
  • Alliance says there was an 'unusual level of activity' over European airspace.
  • Eight aircraft intercepted over the North Sea, four over the Black Sea, 'multiple aircraft' over the Baltic Sea. 
  • NATO: 'over 100 intercepts of Russian aircraft in 2014 to date, which is about three times more than were conducted in 2013.'