Due to the tensions with Russia, Ukraine has alarmed its reserve troops. You would be convened for training sessions in the framework of the martial law, said President Petro Poroshenko. Some military units would be transferred accordingly, also in order to strengthen the defense of the country.

The Ukrainian Parliament had decided a week ago to impose from Wednesday for 30 days of martial law in Parts of the country. Recently, the Ukraine had banned Russian males between 16 and 60 years of age the entry. The reason for this is that The Russian coast guard had ships denied in the Kerch Strait between the Crimean Peninsula in the Black sea and the Russian coast, three of the Ukrainian Navy, the entrance to the Azov sea and the boats shot.

a number of the Ukrainian Navy soldiers and a total of 24 crew members detained. You should come due to violation of the Russian border before the court and were transferred for detention in a prison in Moscow. In the case of a process in Russia for up to six years in prison. Among them service according to Ukrainian information also intelligence officers.

The Situation in Ukraine

Russia-controlled areas

source: Live Universal Awareness Map, do your own Research. Booth: 26. November 2018 ONLINE

Ukrainian President Poroshenko warned that Russia may be planning a large-scale attack on his country. Russia is laying unusually large number of troops to the border, said Poroshenko. The Ukraine is a “large scale war” with Russia threatened. He asked Germany for help: “Germany is one of our closest allies, and we hope that in the Nato now, States are ready to move Navy ships into the sea of Azov, to the Ukraine, to assist and to ensure safety,” said Poroshenko in the image.

Russian President Vladimir Putin accused the Ukraine, you’ve responded with the law of war is exaggerated on the military incident in the Black sea. It was nothing more than a border incident, Putin said at a financial forum in Moscow. The Russian units had only “done their military duty”. The protection of the Russian border guard, “the legitimate object” of the coast.

Federal government surprised by Putin’s Comments to

meanwhile, the Kremlin, according to Agency reports, the agreement with German Chancellor Angela Merkel for the reprocessing of the incident in the Black sea in question. The so-called Normandy Format-Russia, Ukraine, France and Germany, working “with the implementation of the Minsk agreements” for Eastern Ukraine, said Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov in Moscow.

“The provocation of the Ukrainian side in the Russian territorial waters is hardly in the scope of the Minsk agreements,” he was quoted by the state Agency Tass. Merkel had spoken because of this new level of escalation between Russia and Ukraine at the G20 summit in Argentina with Kremlin chief Vladimir Putin. You are encouraged to discuss the case in the Normandy Format at the level of the foreign policy top advisers. “It’s also been acknowledged,” she said in Buenos Aires.

The Kremlin spokesman denied also accusations from Ukraine that Russia has blocked the Strait of Kerch between the Black sea and the Azov sea for Ukrainian ships. The backlog of ships on both sides of the Strait lying to the bad weather.

The Federal government took note of the recent Statements of Putin to the Ukraine conflict “astonished to note,” as government spokesman Steffen Seibert said. Putin had referred to Ukraine at the G20 summit as the “party of war”. The current leadership of Ukraine is not interested in a solution to the Situation – “not even by peaceful means”, Putin said at the conclusion of the summit.

Steffen Seibert said the Ukrainian government was legitimate and democratically elected representative of your country and remain a legitimate negotiating partners in the Minsk process to de-escalate the conflict. The illegal annexation of the Crimea from Russia, as well as the support of the separatists in the East of Ukraine. “So the main responsibility for the crisis and the violence, which has claimed in the Eastern Ukraine are already so many deaths is there.”

The topic have also played at the bilateral Meeting between Merkel, Putin and U.S. President Donald Trump a role. While Merkel have confirmed that the free shipping would have to be ensured in the sea of Azov and the access to the Ukrainian ports.

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