A court decision on the detention of the Russian vessel Kherson yet, media reported

© RIA Novosti / Stringreplace in fotobanka to the courthouse in Kherson. Archival photoA court decision on the detention of the Russian vessel Kherson yet, media reported© RIA Novosti / Stringreplace the image Bank

The court has not yet made a decision on detention of the Russian vessel «Mekhanik Pogodin», which before went to the Kherson sea commercial port, said the Agency UNN, citing a source in the security Service of Ukraine.

That Russian tanker faces arrest, earlier said the permanent representative of the President of Ukraine in Crimea Borys Babin. According to him, the vessel belongs to the Russian company, which is subject to sanctions Kiev.

The source confirmed that the vessel is owned by the company from the sanctions list and its assets are blocked.

«At the moment the team is not delayed. But while with the ship deal. Also, there is no judicial sanctions for its detention, are working on it», — said the Agency interlocutor, adding that to leave the Kherson trade port, the tanker can not.

This is not the first incident with the Russian courts in Ukraine. At the end of March Ukrainian border guards detained fishing boat «Nord» from Kerch. On Board were ten Russians, but Kiev authorities consider them to be Ukrainians. Nine crew members fined, the captain threatens till five years of imprisonment. However, only two members of the team were able to return to the Crimea, and the rest remain in Ukraine.

© Photo : MarineTraffic.somatopause Russian vessel «Mekhanik Pogodin» in the port of Kherson, UkraineA court decision on the detention of the Russian vessel Kherson yet, media reported© Photo : MarineTraffic.somatopause Russian vessel «Mekhanik Pogodin» in the port of Kherson, Ukraine

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