Ukraine opened a criminal case on the fact of incident in the Kerch Strait
Moscow. 26 Nov. INTERFAX.RU — the Military Prosecutor of the southern region of Ukraine in connection with the incident in the Kerch Strait opened a criminal case under several articles.
The criminal proceedings initiated under part 2 of article 437 (planning, preparation, initiation and waging aggressive war), part 2 of article 15 (attempted crime), n. 1 h. 2 articles 115 (premeditated murder) of UK of Ukraine, is spoken in the message of Prosecutor’s office.
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According to the report, criminal proceedings were registered on the counts of injured Ukrainian sailors and the seizure of boats “Berdyansk”, “Nikopol” and tug “Yana Kapu”.
On the morning of 25 November, three ships of naval forces of Ukraine crossed the Russian state border and, according to FSB, “wrongfully entered in the temporarily closed waters of the territorial sea of the Russian Federation”. The evening of the same day the Ukrainian ships “has made another attempt of illegal actions within the territorial sea of the Russian Federation”. They have not responded to the demands of accompanying ships and boats of the border service and the Russian black sea fleet on an immediate halt, in this connection, the Russian side used the weapons. All three vessels were arrested and taken to Kerch, and several sailors were injured.
In Russia opened a criminal case on the fact of violation of the state border.
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko appealed to Russian authorities demanding the release of Ukrainian sailors and ships. In Kiev believe the actions of the Russian border illegally. According to the authorities of Ukraine, Russia violated the UN Convention on the law of the sea and the agreement between Ukraine and the Russian Federation on cooperation in using the Azov sea and the Kerch Strait.