On Tuesday, July 30, it became known that the Ukrainian court seized Russian tanker Nika Spirit, detained by representatives of the security service and the military Prosecutor’s office in Izmail on July 25. Consulate General of Russia in Odessa asked the Ukrainian side to clarify the situation. The corresponding note was sent to the foreign Ministry of Ukraine, reports “Russian conversation” with reference to RIA “Novosti”.
At the moment, Kyiv has not yet provided a response.
“The General Consulate in Odessa sent the foreign Ministry a note with a request to clarify the situation. The response to date has not followed”, – said in the message.
Meanwhile, the shipowner or the crew still did not make appeals to the Russian trade Union of seamen.
We will remind, the Russian Senator Alexey Pushkov called the purpose of Kiev on the detention of the Russian tanker, remembering the hostile steps of the ex-President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko.