Police in Sweden deployed patrols and helicopters to the Forsmark nuclear plant to hunt for a large drone seen flying over the site late on 14 January. However, they were unable to catch the unmanned vehicle, they said. The incident came a day after Sweden’s military started patrolling the main town on the Baltic Sea island of Gotland amid increased tensions between NATO and Russia and a recent deployment of Russian landing craft in the Baltic. The incident has been reported as both a violation of the Civil Aviation Act and illegal surveying of an area where the public does not have access to and where special rules apply.
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