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The Edition “Crimea.Realities” published photos of boats of the naval forces of Ukraine, “Nikopol” and “Berdyansk” detained by the border Department of the FSB of Russia for the violation of the Russian border.
“The Crimea.The realities of” indicates that “Nikopol” and “Berdyansk” relocated inland port of Kerch. Now the boats are at the quay wall.
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Tug “Yana Kapu” detained on 25 November along with the “Nikopol” and “Berdyansk”, also located in Porto, near the end of the pier — it is not moved, indicated by “Crimea.Realities”.
3 Dec about the disappearance of the “Nikopol” and “Berdyansk” from the Kerch port and said local newspaper “Certinfo”. After the publication of this information the command of naval forces of Ukraine started the check, but soon the power structures of the Republic of Crimea said that boat never left port — they just moved to another quay wall.
25 Nov border Department of the FSB of Russia detained “Berdyansk”, “Nikopol” and “Yana Kapu”, which crossed the Russian border, did not respond to requests to stop and began a dangerous maneuver. In Moscow called the actions of the Ukrainian side as a provocation. Criminal case about violation of the state border, 24 Ukrainian seafarers on Board three ships, was arrested for two months.
In Kiev considered Russia’s actions an “act of military aggression” in some areas of the country, bordering Russia and Transnistria, martial law was imposed. On 30 November the authorities had restricted entry to Ukraine for Russian men aged 16 to 60 years.
Video, photo All from Russia.