Photo: Arkhip Vereshchagin / TASS
Ukraine prepared a list of “stolen” with the returning of the ships equipment. It on his page in Facebook published a former military Prosecutor Anatoly Matios.
According to published information, the ships are missing several channels, the station space communications and radar. In addition, States that have been removed or broken installed on ships recognition systems and weapons. Also, the Ukrainian prosecutors established the loss of all those on the ammunition ships, inflatable boats and rafts, magnetic and gyro compass, fire extinguishers, lighting fixtures, stoves, hoods, toilets, various spare parts and documentation.
Finally, one of the ships boats “Berdyansk” — shells punched bronirovka and engine room. It is also reported damage to the left engine. Matios noted that written documentation can be used in international courts.
Earlier, on 20 November, commander of the Ukrainian Navy Igor Voronchenko said that the detained Russian ships dismantled almost all of the equipment, including toilets, outlets, ceiling. He noted that “the Russians ruined” boat and promised to show the world the “barbaric attitude” of Moscow. The President of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky promised to return the equipment in new vehicles.
November 18, Russia gave Ukraine all the three detained after the provocation in the Strait of Kerch ship. As pointed out by the Russian foreign Ministry, the ships were material evidence in a criminal case of illegal border crossing, they were transferred to Kiev immediately after the Russian law enforcement agencies have completed the necessary investigations.
May 25 is the international UN Tribunal for the law of the sea announced its decision on the incident in the Kerch Strait. The court ruled that Russia must return to Ukraine ships with all 24 sailors detained together with them. Moscow insisted that an investigation of the incident lies in the field of criminal law and is not within the competence of the Tribunal. However, all Ukrainian sailors have returned home under a prisoner exchange with Kiev, which took place on 7 September.
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