Of course they haven’t. They are in the area which the RAF describes as the “UK area of interest” which seems to correlate with a wide area in which the UK runs international air traffic control.
This mistake is quite routine. It seems that many journalists have a totally distorted idea of what is going on. The editors don’t catch the mistakes. Not true. No one cares. Russians are invading. Just make up anything. Distract the population. Goad Russia into war. Sell more newspaper advertising space. Sell more bombs. Probably not my blood anyway.