"At no time did the Russian military aircraft enter Canadian or United States sovereign airspace," said NORAD spokesman Lt. Desmond James, a Canadian naval officer.
"Both Russia and NORAD routinely exercise their capability to operate in the North. These exercises are important to both NORAD and Russia and are not cause for alarm."
All this while PMSH is busy with this summer's Arctic photo-op tour.
How much taxpayer money is this ego-stroking posturing costing?