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Ukrainian sailors, detained during the incident in the Kerch Strait, are in the detention center of Simferopol. This was reported by the lawyer of one of them, Nikolai Polozov, reports “Interfax”.
He said that the case is the Crimean Department of the FSB of Russia. In his opinion, further the transportation of seamen to Moscow depends on “political decisions.”
November 29, another protection representative Cemil Temishev said that the detainees were sent to Moscow and placed in jail Lefortovo.
The incident in the Kerch Strait took place on 25 November. Border Department of the FSB detained three Ukrainian military ship after they crossed the Russian border and has not responded to the requirement to stop. 24 sailors were arrested for two months. In response to the actions of the Russian border Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko imposed martial law in some regions for 30 days.
Kiev does not recognize the Russian status of Crimea. The Ukrainian authorities believe the Peninsula and the waters around him with her.
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