Ukraine’s Security Service (SBU) along with Military Prosecutor’s Office detained Russian tanker which blocked Ukrainian Nikopol, Berdyansk and Yanu Kapu in Kerch Strait last autumn, as SBU press office reported.
On July 24, NIKA SPIRIT tanker entered Ismail port under the Russian flag. It has been already identified as known tanker NEYMA which was used to block Kerch Strait.
SBU group, military prosecutors and border guards completed a search on the tanker to define actual circumstances of the case, seized the documents, logbooks.
Besides, the members of the crew were questioned, documents seized.
NIKA SPIRIT was admitted as evidence, prepares a motion on its arrest to the court.