The European Union imposed sanctions against eight Russian citizens who are involved in the conflict that occurred in the Black sea.
In the sanctions list includes Russian military and border guards who took part in the incident in the Black sea. Among them the commander of the southern military district Alexander Janitors and head of the border Department of the FSB in the Crimea and Sevastopol rear Admiral Sergei Stankevich, reported in the official journal of the EU.
In addition, the list includes the FSB, Ruslan Romashkin, Andrey Shein, Alexey Shatokhin and the commanders of the ships “don”, “Emerald” and “Suzdalets” Alex Silaev, Andrey Shipitsyn and Sergey Shcherbakov.
Recall, February 19 in the Black sea entered the mother ship of the naval forces of Germany Werra and mine trawler of naval forces of Turkey Akcakoca. Ships consist of the Second permanent mine group NATO.
Earlier, on 9 January, the Black sea became a large anti-submarine ship of the Northern fleet “Severomorsk”. For the first time since the occupation of the Crimea in the black sea waters entered the ship, which belongs to the main strike force of the Russian Navy in the far sea zone.
January 7, a large landing ship of the 6th fleet of the US Navy came to the Romanian port of Constanta on the Black sea. Behind him there is prepared to go Dutch warship, who led one of the permanent fleets of NATO.
The command of the Russian black sea fleet beginning surveillance of US Navy destroyer Donald Cook.