Search-and-rescue vessel A500 “Donbass” and the sea tug A830 “koretz” from structure of naval forces of Ukraine about 15:00 on 22 September were the Crimean bridge, heading to the sea of Azov. This was reported by Ukrainian military portal.
As of 14.00 ships of naval forces of Ukraine were accompanied by two Russian patrol boats.
“Donbass” and “koretz” followed in Berdyansk, where will be the basis of the naval base of the Ukrainian Navy in the sea of Azov.
According to the portal, this time over the Black sea near the Kerch Strait was an American spy plane Boeing RC-135V.
The ship “Donbass” will be used to enhance the infrastructure of the fleet in the sea of Azov. It can place the headquarters of the newly created database, designated for accommodation of troops, warehouses and other necessary facilities.
The sea tug “Korets” is designed for towing and canting of other vessels and other floating structures in the sea.
In turn, President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko congratulated the Ukrainian Navy ships to the entrance to the sea of Azov.
“I congratulate our military ships – search and rescue vessel A500 “Donbass” and the sea tug A830 “koretz” – with access to the sea of Azov”, – he wrote.
As informed you earlier, the Minister of foreign Affairs of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin said that pLana for a diplomatic resolution of the situation with the sea of Azov exist, but until they will not tell.