Ukrainian border guards report violation of international maritime law by Russia

Source : 112 Ukraine

On the facts of violation they informed interested ministries and departments
20:09, 17 July 2016

Ukrainian border guards, carrying out orders of President of Ukraine for the protection of the interests in its exclusive (maritime) economic zone, in connection with the events in Turkey, found a violation by the Russian Federation of international maritime law about what already informed the relevant ministries and agencies. This was reported in the press service of the Ukrainian State Border Service.
As noted, on July 16-17, the ship of Sea Guard of State Border Service in cooperation with the Navy aircraft found and documented fact of towing jack-up rig "Siwash" from the raid of port in temporarily occupied territory of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea to the area of the Golitsyno gas field in maritime economic zone of Ukraine.
In 2014, this platform, which belongs to "Chernomorneftegaz", was illegally seized by the Russian Federation at the time of the annexation of the Crimea.

Система Orphus

If you find an error, highlight the desired text and press Ctrl + Enter, to tell about it

see more