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Russia reacts at Kyiv's claim on Ukrainian Navy in Kerch Strait

Russia reacts at Kyiv's claim on Ukrainian Navy in Kerch Strait

Conflict in Sea of Azov
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Russias State Duma Deputy Dmytro Belik commented on the claim of Minister of Defense of Ukraine Stepan Poltorak that the Ukrainian Navy would continue using the Kerch Strait, as RT reports.
No one added the Ukrainian ships to the blacklist regarding the Kerch Strait. There are rules the same for everyone. And no one will make an exception for the Ukrainian Navy. At the same time, we see how the Kyiv authority locked the sea, having made out a taboo for themselves. They created a problem and intended to solve it. I dont understand what these difficulties are for, he claimed and accused the Ukrainian Navy of wanting to get special treatment.

The Deputy has also voiced Russias demands on the Ukrainian vessels.
They must go under the Crimean Bridge with covered weapons, with automatic firing stations turned off, to obey the orders of the Russian convoy and go strictly follow the direction set for them, he claimed.
As we reported earlier,the coast guard ships of the Russian Navy acted aggressivelyagainst the ships of theUkrainian Navy, which have been carrying out a scheduled transition from Odesa port to Mariupol port in the Sea of Azov.

Today, November 25, the ships of theUkrainian Navy with two armored gunboats and asea mule tugboathave been carrying out a scheduled transition from Odesa port to Mariupol port in the Sea of Azov.The intention to make the transition was informed in advance in accordance with international standards in order to ensure the safety of navigation.However, contrary to the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea and the Treaty betweenUkraine and the Russian Federation on cooperation in the use of the Sea of Azov and the Kerch Strait, theRussiancoast guard ships -Sobol class patrol boat, Don border guard cruiser,Mangustclass patrol boat andSuzdaletsanti-submarine warfare ship performed blatantly aggressive acts against the ships of theUkrainian Navy, reads the message.
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