Russian naval vessels enter Azov Sea, spotted by Ukrainian tug boat

18:57, 11 March 2019

Three Russian ships entered the waters of Azov Sea. The crew of Korets, Ukrainian Navy tug boat reported that having spotted the vessels. One of these was Krasnodar, the sentry ship of the Border Guard of Russia's Federal Security Service.

The Russian ship approached the tug boat, and then made the distance quickly, along with the other two vessels. Russian combat aviation was on duty, too, but the Ukrainian tug boat managed to complete its mission and return to base safely.