The FSB did not rule out that the actions of the Ukrainian Navy ships were sent to the Crimean bridge
Moscow. 8 Dec. INTERFAX.RU — Closure of the Strait of Kerch before the incident with the Ukrainian courts service explained the prevention of provocative actions.
The closure of the Kerch Strait before the incident, the military courts of Ukraine has been associated with the prevention of provocative actions that could be implemented, including in relation to the Crimean bridge, said first Deputy head of the coast guard Department of the Border service of FSB of Russia Alexei Volsky.
Primarily, this was due to a warning, provocation, provocative action that could be exercised by the courts of naval forces of Ukraine in relation to the Crimean bridge, and in respect of safety of navigation in the KEK-Kerch channel.
“Transport-technological scheme in the KEK-Kerch channel operates in such a way that the waiting area accumulates a large number of vessels, including vessels carrying dangerous goods, — said Volsky. And any deviation from those rules that are binding on all courts (transition channel — if), can lead to accidents, incidents and man-made disasters”.
The FSB added that in the day of the incident of crossing the channel is expected 166 of the civil courts.
In addition, Wolski believes it is wrong to talk about the blockade Ukrainian ports on the Azov sea from Russia. “There is no question about the so-called blockade of Ukrainian ports is not. No bias or abuse of power has not happened,” he said.
As told Wolski, for the period from 1 April to 1 December 2018 through the Kerch-Yenikalsky channel just passed 18 thousand 783 of the ship, in front of the passage viewed by 2 52 thousand, from them 1 thousand 183 followed in the Russian ports of the Azov sea and 869 in Ukrainian ports.