Posts tagged as Azov sea

Estonian formin affirms NATO allies’ united support for Ukraine, Georgia

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

On the first day of a NATO foreign ministers meeting in Brussels on Tuesday, member states of the alliance reaffirmed their support for the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine and Georgia. The NATO foreign ministers talked about the alliance’s cooperation with Georgia and Ukraine and the political situation in the Black Sea region, but also transatlantic security, spokespeople for the Estonian Foreign Ministry said. According to Mikser, the NATO…

Russia accused of keeping ships from Ukraine’s Azov Sea ports

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Ukrainian government and the West allege Russia is deliberately keeping ships from going into the Sea of Azov, which is situated to the north of the Black Sea behind Russia-controlled Kerch Strait. French news agency AFP reported on Wednesday, September 26, that Ukraine criticises what it sees as a deliberate move by Moscow to block the single shipping route into the Azov Sea, where Ukraine’s cargo ports of Mariupol and…