On the Azov necessary international contingent – foreign Ministry

На Азове необходим международный контингент – МИД

The Ukrainian foreign Ministry believes that the international community needs to consider the aggression of Russia in the Black sea as a signal to the world.

To ensure the safety of navigation of Ukraine, essential elements of the international presence and international monitoring in the Black and Azov seas and the Kerch Strait, said the foreign Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin after a meeting with the head of the Polish MFA Jacek Czaputowicz.

“In the current situation to ensure the safety of navigation we are critically required improved mechanisms and elements of the international presence and international monitoring in the Black and Azov seas and the Kerch Strait,” – said the Minister and added: “Imagine what can Russia in the Baltic sea, if she will have to defend the Nord stream-2?”.

In his opinion, the international community should consider the aggression of Russia in the Black sea as a signal.

“Russia has the black sea and Baltic fleet, and they are run by the same people in the Kremlin, for which there are no red lines,” – said Klimkin.

We will remind, President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that the solution of the conflict between Ukraine and Russia in the Kerch Strait it is necessary to hold a meeting in the Normandy format.

 

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