The US doesn’t know what caused the explosions in the Russian airbase in Crimea — Department of Defense

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“The United States does not know what caused the explosions [in the Russian airbase in Crimea],” the official statement of the Department of Defense said.

Also, a claim that Ukrainian weapons could be used for the strike and that the United States didn’t supply them was removed from the statement. This description of the words of a senior defense official was “inaccurate,” the editor’s note now says.

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