Occupants towed a small armored gunboat "Berdyansk", and inshore tug "Yana Kapu", another boat blocked and should be with everyone.
Six Ukrainian sailors were injured in the Azov sea - the Navy APU
This writes the mediaUA with reference to the press center of Command of naval forces of Ukraine.
See also " mediaUA": Congestion of vessels in the Kerch Strait. MAP
"According to operational information captured MBAC "Berdyansk" and RBC "Yana Kapu", which is being towed. MBAC "Nikopol" locked and should be accompanied by the invaders. 6 Ukrainian servicemen were wounded", - stated in the message.
Read the " mediaUA": "the Act of aggressive war": the Prosecutor's office qualified the attack on the Ukrainian boat.
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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