In the state Duma commented on the appeal of Kiev to close the Bosphorus

© RIA Novosti / Ruslan to Krivobokova in fotobounce of the Blue mosque across the Bosphorus. Archival photoIn the state Duma commented on the appeal of Kiev to close the Bosphorus© RIA Novosti / Ruslan to Krivobokova the image Bank

The appeal of Ukraine to Turkey to close the Bosphorus for Russian ships after the incident in the Black sea is an inadequate step, the Ukrainian leadership is trying once again to draw attention to themselves and destroy the system of international Maritime law, said a member of the Duma Committee on international Affairs Sergei Zheleznyak.

Earlier, the commander of the naval forces of VS of Ukraine Igor Voronchenko said that Kiev intends to appeal to the world community with the request to close the Bosporus for Russian ships after the ships of the Ukrainian naval forces violated the border of Russia and was arrested.

«Kiev’s attempts to attract attention through inappropriate steps should cause the world community is not only puzzling, but a natural resentment. Obviously not having the desired reaction of Western countries to their gross provocation in the Black sea, the Ukrainian authorities are looking for any ways to keep anti-Russian degree with russophobian information of hype and intimidation of its own citizens of a non-existent Russian threat» — the words of iron ore by his press service.

The MP added that the Ukrainian authorities want to destroy the system of international Maritime law, which they themselves violated, and encourage others to do.

«The power of «independence» in desperation, want to destroy the system of international Maritime law, which themselves violate the most brazen manner, and encourage others to do» — said the Deputy.

On Sunday, three ships of naval forces of Ukraine «Berdyansk», «Nikopol» and «Yana Kapu» — violated the state border of Russia, included in the temporarily closed waters of the territorial sea of the Russian Federation and moved from the Black sea to Kerch Strait. They maneuvered in a dangerous manner, did not obey the lawful demands of the Russian authorities. The Ukrainian ship with 24 sailors were arrested, three Ukrainian military were wounded, they are hospitalized and receive medical care, seafarers ‘ lives are not threatened. After the incident concerning them criminal case on illegal crossing of the state border.

Russian President Vladimir Putin called the incident in the Kerch Strait provocation, noting that among the crew members of Ukrainian vessels violating border of the Russian Federation, were two employees of the security service of Ukraine, who actually led the operation. Meanwhile, Putin stressed that Russian border guards had performed their functions for the protection of the state border. According to him, the provocation in the Black sea tied to a low rating of the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko before the elections.

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