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Detained for violation of the Russian border Ukrainian sailors are in Kerch. On Monday, November 26, said the Commissioner for human rights in Russia, Tatiana Moskalkova, according to RIA Novosti.
“In relation to detainees are conducted procedural actions, conducted their interviews by investigators,” said the Ombudsman.
While three sailors received during the incident in the Kerch Strait injured were taken to Kerch hospital No. 1. “Access to health care, and, according to doctors, there is no threat to life,” — said Moskalkova, adding that is in constant communication with the Commissioner of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine on human rights, Lyudmila Denisova and referred to a colleague this information.
Telegram-channel WarGonzo disclosed details about Ukrainian military received injuries and conditions in which they are kept in the hospital Kerch. At present, three sailors are in traumatology, wounds they received gunshot and shrapnel. “When the shooting was carried out by ship — from the hull came off small pieces of metal — they flogged limb of the Ukrainian military, who were on Board,” says WarGonzo. In addition, according to the information channel, the detention of the sailors resisted. Wounded officer is in the rank of Lieutenant, the authors add WarGonzo.
Federal news Agency cites the names of three sailors wounded in the incident in the Strait. According to the publication, in the hospital are 24-year-old Andrew Artemenko, 27-year-old Vasiliy Soroka and 18-year-old Andrew Adair.
Earlier the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko appealed to Russian authorities demanding the release of Ukrainian sailors, who, according to him, were detained in violation of international law. The Ukrainian leader said that the transfer of the Kiev sailors with ships may be the first step to de-escalate the conflict.
Sunday, November 25, patrol the border Department of the FSB detained in the area of the Kerch Strait, three ships of naval forces of Ukraine — boats “Berdyansk” and “Nikopol” and the tug “Yana Kapu”. Ukrainian military entered the territorial waters of the Crimea, has not responded to the requirement to stop and began to do dangerous maneuvers. The FSB called the incident a provocation. Criminal case about violation of the state border.
The command of the Ukrainian Navy declared that ships going from Odessa to Mariupol legally. Kiev called the detention of the ships “an act of military aggression” and announced the imposition of martial law in the country.
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