Berdyansk gunboat, attacked by Russia in 2018, finally returns to water Restoration works will be completed in November, the contractor says.
18:45, 11 September 2020
U.S. to sell Ukraine patrol boats, guns, sensors worth $600 mln The sale is expected to help deter Russia from muscling Ukraine in the contested Kerch Strait and key ports along the Azov Sea.
23:10, 17 June 2020
Ukraine to send evidence of Russia's crimes in Kerch Strait to UNCLOS Arbitral tribunal – FM Kuleba The official says Ukraine wants justice rather than revenge.
14:35, 22 May 2020
Ukraine puts in water naval boat Russia seized in 2018 Russian forces attacked the Nikopol near the Kerch Strait before seizing the armored artillery boat and capturing the crew on November 25, 2018.
16:40, 11 April 2020
Ukraine's MFA on Arbitral Tribunal award: Russia to face legal scrutiny for Kerch Bridge construction The award will be publicly available no later than 21 days after the decision.
22:55, 21 February 2020
MFA Prystaiko: Hague Arbitration Tribunal reaffirms jurisdiction to consider Ukraine's claim on Azov Sea Now the arbitration should begin consideration of the claim of Ukraine against Russia on the merits.
19:59, 21 February 2020
Ukraine, Georgia file complaint to IMO over Russia's unlawful actions in Black, Azov Seas The joint document was supported by the European Union and the United States.
12:39, 18 January 2020
Ukraine protests Russia's launch of railway services across Kerch Strait bridge to occupied Crimea The ministry reminded that not a single civilized state has recognized the Kremlin’s petty attempts to legitimize Crimea annexation.
23:45, 23 December 2019
Putin to personally open railway part of Kerch Strait Bridge The navigation is blocked on December 21-24 due to plans to launch railway traffic along the bridge.
10:23, 23 December 2019
Russia closes Kerch Strait for four days over "temporary works" The move is allegedly related with Putin's visit to open a railway service with annexed Crimea.
20:40, 21 December 2019
Ukraine's Rada grants combatant status to sailors captured by Russia in Kerch Strait The decision was backed by 317 lawmakers.
15:58, 20 December 2019
Russian Mi-28 helicopter crashes in Krasnodar Area Both pilots with the 55th helicopter regiment, which attacked Ukrainian naval boats and sailors near the Kerch Strait last November, died in the accident.
11:40, 12 December 2019
Russian political scientist explains Kerch Strait Bridge's significance for Putin The political scientist emphasized the Kerch Strait Bridge had played a rather important role in blocking the Sea of Azov.
15:00, 27 November 2019
MFA Ukraine: Russia didn't comply with ITLOS decision even after return of Ukrainian boats (Video) Russia has not complied with the ITLOS decision since it has set conditions for the release of the crew members.
16:09, 22 November 2019
Russia's FSB shifts blame for bad condition of three naval boats onto Ukraine The FSB said it had returned the vessels "in good condition and with working equipment."
13:30, 21 November 2019
Zelensky: Ukrainian navy boats returned by Russia to be repaired within three months The president said the equipment and weapons on the vessels were partially missing.
11:51, 21 November 2019
Ukraine's defense ministry reports on return of naval boats to Ukraine The vessels had been seized by Russia near the Kerch Strait on November 25, 2018.
22:45, 20 November 2019
"Step in the right direction": Stoltenberg on Russia returning seized vessels to Ukraine The NATO chief has praised the move ahead of the Normandy Four summit.
22:00, 20 November 2019
Ukrainian Navy boats returned by Russia entering Ukraine's Ochakiv port (Video) Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky is due to arrive in Ochakiv soon.
17:05, 20 November 2019