The moment Babin calls the "moment of truth for the approval of certain decisions".

More than 20 Ukrainian servicemen were captured, representative of the President in ARC Babin

The representative of the President of Ukraine in the Autonomous Republic of Crimea Borys Babin reports that captured by the Russians were not less than 20 Ukrainians. About this he wrote on Facebook, according to mediaUA.

"At least six wounded; more than two dozen prisoners. A direct act of aggression of the Russian Federation, expect the relevant decisions of the national security Council," – said Babin.

"The aggressor has just confirmed the capture of ships and crews. If this is not the moment of truth for approval approval of certain decisions – i.e. the risk that it will never come" – summed up Babin.

Recall, the naval forces of Ukraine on 25 November reported that the edge ships of the Russian Federation has carried out aggressive actions against Ukrainian ships who have made a planned transition from the port of Odessa to the port of Mariupol of the Azov sea. In particular, the Russian boundary ship "the don" made a battering RAM of the Ukrainian Harbor tugs, which had damaged the main engine of the ship, the trim and railing, as well as lost on that raft.

While Navy APU emphasize that the intention to migrate was warned in advance and had acted within international law.

At the same time at the FSB, said that three Ukrainian warships in the sea of Azov "illegally entered the territorial waters of the Russian Federation and headed to the Kerch Strait".

The Ukrainian Navy has published legal commentary, pointing out that in accordance with articles 17, 38 of the UN Convention on the law of the sea and article 2 of the Agreement between Ukraine and the Russian Federation on cooperation in using the Azov sea and the Kerch Strait, military ships of Ukraine enjoy freedom of navigation in the Kerch Strait and sea of Azov, and this means that they can make a passage across the Kerch Strait at any time, subject to safety of navigation.


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