Photo: the building of the Kiev city hall raised the flag of the Ukrainian Navy

Фото: у здания Киевской мэрии поднят флаг ВМС Украины

Near the building of Kyiv city state administration in the capital, raised the flag of naval forces of Ukraine. This was during a plenary session of the city Council said the mayor of the city Vitali Klitschko, reports

Фото: у здания Киевской мэрии поднят флаг ВМС Украины

Vitali Klitschko

the mayor of Kiev

“We demand to return our sailors, captured Russian prisoners, also required to return Ukrainian military vessels. In support of our soldiers held captive in the Russian Federation, today, hung a flag of naval forces of Ukraine on the flagpole near the Kyiv city state administration”

Kyiv mayor also thanked the Ukrainian army which now defends freedom and integrity of the state, for a peaceful life on the streets of Ukrainian cities.

Фото: у здания Киевской мэрии поднят флаг ВМС Украины


We will remind, on November 25, two artillery boats “Berdyansk” and “Nikopol”, as well as inshore tug “Yana Kapu” carried out a planned transition from the port of Odessa to Mariupol. On the Russian side was informed in advance, in accordance with international standards to ensure the safety of navigation.

However, near the Azov sea, border boats of the Russian Federation at first has rammed “Yana Kapu” zablokirovali tanker traffic through the Strait of Kerch, and later of the FSB special forces attacked and captured ships along with their crews.

The results of the meeting of the war Cabinet, the Verkhovna Rada adopted the draft law of the President of Petro Poroshenko on the introduction of martial law in 10 regions of Ukraine, and internal waters in the sea of Azov for 30 days until December 26, 2018.

Ukraine has also closed the entrance for men with Russian citizenship aged 16 to 60 years. President Petro Poroshenko noted that these measures should prevent Russia to form groups of private armies on Ukrainian territory.

On December 6 the Verkhovna Rada approved the amendments to the law on the legal regime of adjacent marine zone of Ukraine. According to the innovation, ships and boats of Sea protection of the State border service are allowed to use weapons without warning.