Photo: RIA Novosti
Employees of the security Service of Ukraine revealed the ship Mekhanik Pogodin under the flag of Russia, the owner of which is included in the sanctions list. The ship entered the Kherson commercial sea port, reported on his page in Facebook permanent representative President of Ukraine in Crimea Borys Babin.
“I’m sure that will come out of this port it soon. I am also sure that this time it to anyone to destroy will fail,” he wrote.
Babin added that his office will take the case under control, “within the powers”.
Information about the arrest of the vessel did not arrive yet.
In may, Ukraine seized the Russian ship “Pechora” for the extraction of sand on the territory of Crimea. Before that, in March Ukrainian border guards detained in the sea of Azov Crimean fishing boat “Nord” under the flag of Russia. The crew consists of 10 citizens of Russia, but Kyiv considers them its citizens. Two sailors were able to return to the Crimea through the territory of Belarus, other remain in Ukraine. The ship’s captain for “harming the interests of the state” could face up to five years in prison.
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