Russia constructing warships in occupied Crimea violation of int'l law, EU says Another concern voiced by the EU is "the latest restrictions of the freedom of movement for Ukrainian citizens to and from the Crimean peninsula".
23:30, 28 July 2020
Ukraine's FM urges to step up pressure on Kremlin over militarization, human rights violations in Crimea Moscow has already lost chances to succeed in normalizing its occupation of Crimea, the official believes.
21:55, 25 July 2020
Russia deploys more warships to occupied Crimea coasts The Black Sea fleet has been replenished with nine vessels.
13:00, 01 December 2019
Ukraine to propose UNGA to adopt updated resolution condemning Russian militarization of occupied Crimea Kyiv seeks to have Russia withdraw its armed forces from Crimea and cease its temporary occupation.
23:45, 06 November 2019
NATO condemns Russia's military build-up in occupied Crimea The Allies are deeply concerned by the human rights abuses and violations on the peninsula.
16:55, 31 October 2019
Chubarov: OSCE PA's committee backs draft resolution on Russia's militarization of Crimea, Black and Azov seas The resolution was backed by 54 members of the committee, six voted against it, and another six abstained.
20:19, 06 July 2019
Ukraine intel assesses size of Russia's military force amassed in occupied Crimea Among other forces, Russia has deployed three air defense divisions equipped with S400 missiles.
13:05, 21 June 2019
U.S. intel officials, satellite imagery detail Russian military buildup on Crimea – Defense One Five S-400 anti-aircraft missile batteries, plus additional troops and fighters, let Moscow better defend the Black Sea and threaten Europe and the Middle East.
21:30, 12 June 2019
Russian warships conduct live fire drills in Black Sea off Crimea coast – media After the annexation of Crimea in 2014, Russia has been holding regular military exercises on the peninsula.
17:45, 06 April 2019
NATO calls on Russia to return control of Crimea to Ukraine NATO reiterated Crimea is the territory of Ukraine.
15:11, 18 March 2019
NATO says militarization of Crimea, Azov and Black seas by Russia threat to Ukraine sovereignty Allies believe that Ukraine's should use peaceful and diplomatic means in its long-term policy on Crimea reintegration.
20:15, 27 February 2019
Russia may have deployed nuclear warheads in Crimea – Chubarov Ukraine, together with its international partners, is still looking for tools and developing a clear plan for de-occupation of Crimea, the Mejlis Chairman said.
16:00, 21 February 2019
School students in occupied Crimea trained to handle firearms – media "First aid in combat" classes are also in the curriculum.
11:00, 04 February 2019
Russia deploys Northern fleet's warship to Black Sea (Photo) Earlier, USS Fort McHenry (LSD 43) of the 6th U.S. Navy fleet entered the Black Sea via the Bosporus Strait.
15:40, 09 January 2019
Poroshenko: UN resolution on Crimea important step toward end of its occupation The president noted the civilized world is extremely concerned about the danger posed by Russia, both on land and at sea.
15:43, 18 December 2018
UNGA to consider Resolution on militarization of Russia-occupied Crimea The consideration is scheduled for 22:00 Kyiv time on Dec 17.
19:10, 17 December 2018
Russia deploys in Crimea 100 new type combat aircraft – Ukraine intel These are Su-27 and Su-30 warplanes whose range allows them to operate throughout the Black Sea region and almost over the entire territory of Ukraine.
15:40, 14 December 2018
Another convoy of Russian military hardware spotted moving across Kerch Strait Bridge (Video) Russia has been further militarizing the occupied peninsula, turning the territory it seized from Ukraine into a major military base and a springboard for potential war campaigns.
13:00, 12 December 2018
Evidence of Russia's direct aggression against Ukraine shared with OSCE A draft resolution on militarization of Russian-occupied Crimea, Sevastopol (Ukraine) and parts of the Black and Azov Seas will be considered by the UN General Assembly on December 17, 2018.
22:30, 06 December 2018