- After the annexation of Crimea by Russia in 2014, is the ratio between the Ukraine and Russia, it is difficult
- Ukraine accuses Russia now damaged, to have three of its naval ships off the Peninsula fired – six Ukrainian Marines had been injured
Moscow criticized Merkel’s demand for the release of the Sailors
15.58 at: The Russian foreign Ministry has rejected the joint request of the German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron to the release of the established Ukrainian Seamen as unacceptable. To teach “instead of Russia, should inform our partners (…) your attention to the facts, the show is a gross violation of pages of Kiev”, – said the Ministry on Saturday.
Merkel and Macron had demanded on Friday the “immediate and unconditional release of all illegally detained Ukrainian sailors”. Also, the human rights situation on the Russian-annexed Peninsula of Crimea and the use of military force in the Strait of Kerch, as well as improper controls in the Azov sea, shared with the Federal government worried. The Moscow Ministry considered that this was an improper accusations.
The Russian coast guard had set the end of November, in the Black sea, the Kerch Strait three Ukrainian boats with a 24-man crew force. The Sailors are now in a remand prison in Moscow.
The government in Kiev spoke the last of which, the Sailors would have the Status of prisoners of war and should not therefore be condemned. The Kremlin denied this, and clarified that due to border violation will be determined. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov also stressed that the action was in breach of Russian legislation.
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