US praised Ukraine for the detention of the Russia`s tanker on "the Kerch case"
Ukraine detained the tanker "humanely"
The U.S. Embassy supported the SBU and the military prosecutor's office in the detention of Russia`s tanker in Izmail, who blocked Ukrain`s ships in the Kerch Strait in November 2018, which allowed the FSB to capture the Ukrainian seamen and vessels.
"Ukraine’s handling of yesterday’s ship incident suggests the new administration is focused on protecting the country’s interests not only firmly, but also in accordance with international norms and humanely. This sets a good precedent for the peaceful resolution of disputes", - is spoken in the message of Embassy of the USA in Ukraine in Twitter.
As reported "Comments", in the port of Izmail SBU and the Military prosecutor's office detained a Russia`s tanker "Nika Spirit", previously called "NEYMA". This vessel was blocked by Navy ships Ukraine in the Kerch Strait on 25 November 2018 during the capture of the 24 Ukrainian sailors. Later, the russian sailors were released.
Currently sailors have already arrived on the territory of the Russian Federation.
In the foreign Ministry of Russia warned the Ukrainian side consequences, if the crew of the ship will be detained.