Ukraine calls emergency meeting of UN security Council

Украина созывает экстренное заседание Совбеза ООН

Ambassador of Ukraine to the United Nations Volodymyr Yelchenko has appealed to the presidency of the security Council of the country – to China, to immediately convene the security Council.

Ukraine calls emergency meeting of Security Council of the United Nations due to the deterioration of the situation in the Azov sea, reported the former press Secretary of the foreign Ministry of Ukraine and the new Ukrainian Ambassador to Estonia Marian Betz on Twitter.

“Today’s dangerous incident in the sea of Azov suggests that a new front of aggression is opened. Ukraine is calling for an emergency meeting of the UN Security Council,” wrote Betz.

The speaker of the Parliament Irina Gerashchenko said that the Ukrainian Ambassador to the UN Volodymyr Yelchenko has appealed to the presidency of the security Council of the country – to China, to immediately convene the security Council.

“We have the direct armed aggression of Russia against Ukraine. Attack our Maritime space,” she wrote on his page in Facebook.

Recall that the Kerch bridge, the Russian special forces seized three Ukrainian ship, two seamen were injured.

Sunday morning, November 25, in the Ukrainian Navy said that the boundary ships of Russia committed aggressive actions against three Ukrainian warships during their passage from port of Odessa to the port of Mariupol of the Azov sea.

The Russian boundary ship “the don” made a battering RAM RAID a Ukrainian tugboat, which damaged the main engine of the ship, the trim and railing, the lost raft.

The Navy stressed that the intention to make the transition in advance have informed in accordance with international standards to ensure the safety of navigation.

In turn, the Federal security service of Russia accused the Ukrainian side in “dangerous maneuvers” during the approach to the “closed water area of the territorial sea of the Russian Federation”.

The Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine said that the actions of Russian border guards in the Black and Azov seas “crossed the line and become aggressive.”

 
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