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UPDATED | Russia says warning shots deter U.K. warship; London denies it

The Russian military said one of its warships in the Black Sea fired warning shots and a warplane dropped bombs Wednesday to force a British destroyer away from an area near Crimea that Moscow claims as its territorial waters, but Britain denied that account and insisted its ship wasn't fired upon.

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UPDATED | Russia says warning shots deter U.K. warship; London denies it

The Russian military said one of its warships in the Black Sea fired warning shots and a warplane dropped bombs Wednesday to force a British destroyer away from an area near Crimea that Moscow claims as its territorial waters, but Britain denied that account and insisted its ship wasn't fired upon.

The British Royal Navy's Type 45 Destroyer, HMS Defender setting sail in the Bosphorus, on its way to the Black Sea, in Istanbul, Turkey, June 14, 2021.

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NEW | O'Toole tells Conservative caucus he's against cancelling Canada Day

In a speech to his caucus on the last sitting day of the House of Commons on Wednesday, Conservative Leader Erin O'Toole spoke about his opposition to the push to 'cancel' Canada Day over of the discovery of unmarked graves of Indigenous children at former residential schools.

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