Photo: press service of the Ukrainian Navy
The naval forces of Ukraine started to transfer to the sea of Azov small armored artillery boats, reports “Ukrainian military portal” with reference to sources in the General staff and fleet command.
According to him, this was the result of the accepted September 6 decision of the Council of national security and defense of the country on strengthening of the Ukrainian military presence in the Azov waters.
The portal has published a photo, which allegedly depicted a trailer carrying armored in Berdyansk in the Zaporozhye region. The other picture shows another similar ship in the local port.
The publication writes that it is expected that in the sea of Azov will be transferred three such boats. In addition, it is noted that before the end of this year on the Azov will be created a base of the Ukrainian Navy.
About Kiev plans to increase the grouping of the ships in the sea of Azov was announced in late August. Ukrainian authorities say they see the threat of the military-economic blockade by Russia.
Video, photo All from Russia.