Ukrainian ships can pass through the of Russia blocked the Strait between the Black sea and the Azov sea. This is the Minister of transport, Vladimir Omeljan informed. “Yes, the ports of Mariupol and Berdyansk are partially released again,” it said in its statement with reference to the cities, which lie on the Northern shore of the Azov sea.

Before a week had prevented the Russian coast guard, three of the Ukrainian Navy boats forcibly to travel through the Strait of Kerch – the single drive to the Azov sea. The boats and their crew were strafed and set several Ukrainian naval soldiers were injured and a total of 24 crew members detained. You should be made in Moscow in the process.

the incident was the conflict between Russia and Ukraine escalated. The Strait is located between the of Russia 2014 annexed the Ukrainian Peninsula of Crimea and the Russian mainland, and is controlled by the Russian Navy. Ships from the Ukraine were not able to reach the two major trading ports of Mariupol and Berdyansk, on the so far, the country’s exports of steel and grain to run in sequence.

The Situation in Ukraine

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

The government in Moscow had founded the backwater with the bad weather. The Ukrainian Minister of transport, spoke, however, of a turn-of Russia and referred to the “clear international response, as well as the attention of the foreign media”.

According to Omeljans communication 17 ships are currently waiting on the entrance to the sea of Azov, and a further nine were still in the ports. You all but likely to happen soon – as soon as you have been on the Russian site.

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