Ukraine's Ambassador to the UN, Egypt has already requested an urgent security Council.

Ukraine calls emergency meeting of the UN security Council - foreign Ministry

Ukraine calls emergency meeting of Security Council of the United Nations due to the deterioration of the situation in the Azov sea. This former press-Secretary of the foreign Ministry of Ukraine and the new Ukrainian Ambassador to Estonia Marian Betz wrote on Twitter, according to mediaUA.

"The current dangerous developments in the sea of Azov suggests that a new front of aggression is opened. Ukraine is calling for an emergency meeting of the UN Security Council," wrote Betz.

First Vice-speaker of the Parliament Irina Gerashchenko said that the Ukrainian Ambassador to the UN Volodymyr Yelchenko has appealed to the presidency in the security Council the country of China, to immediately convene the security Council.

"We have the direct armed aggression of Russia against Ukraine. Attack our Maritime space," she wrote on his page in Facebook.

In addition, Gerashchenko said that in the morning he's flying to Berlin.

"Together with Hanna Hopko will do everything in our power to mobilize our partners and will require a strong reaction to an open and sassy military aggression of Russia against Ukraine and the aggravation of Azov," – wrote the MP.

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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