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Russia has requested the urgent convening of the UN security Council in connection with the provocative actions of the Ukrainian military in the black sea water area. This was announced by the Deputy permanent representative of the Russian Federation at the world organization’s Dmitry Polyanskiy, reports RIA Novosti.
“Russia has requested the urgent convening of a meeting open to the public on the morning of 26 November, on the agenda item “Maintenance of international peace and security”” — he explained, adding that the meeting is tentatively scheduled for 11 am local time (19.00 GMT).
Earlier intention to request a meeting of the world organization also announced the Ambassador of Ukraine Vladimir elchenko. Also in the administration of the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said that the foreign Minister is mandated to “promptly inform the country’s “Big seven” and members of the UN Security Council”.
25 Nov FSB of Russia have detained the vessels of the Ukrainian Navy “Berdyansk”, “Nikopol” and “Yana Kapu” in the territorial waters of Russia. Ukrainian military do not recognize the Russian status of Crimea and the waters around it, did not respond to the demands of border guards to stay, while made dangerous maneuvers. As a result, the ships opened fire. Three sailors were injured, they received assistance, threats to their life there.
The FSB called the actions of the Ukrainian military provocation. For violation of the state border, a criminal case.
Later Poroshenko submitted to the Verkhovna Rada a question of the introduction of martial law for 60 days. In Kiev, according to the NSDC Secretary Turchinov “stated that the attack on the Russian military ships of naval forces of VSU is nothing but an act of military aggression”.
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