Russia warns Britain: if you sail near Crimea again, your sailors will be injured

Russia warns Britain: if you sail near Crimea again, your sailors will be injured




A senior Russian security official warned the UK on Wednesday not to re-sail its warships near Russia-annexed Crimea unless its sailors were to be injured. The warning from Mikhail Popov, Deputy Secretary of the Russian Security Council, follows an incident last month when the British warship HMS Defender was practicing internationally recognized free navigation rules in Ukrainian territorial waters near Crimea. Russia annexed Crimea from Ukraine in 2014 and says that….

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A senior Russian security official warned the UK on Wednesday not to re-sail its warships near Russia-annexed Crimea unless its sailors were to be injured. The warning from Mikhail Popov, Deputy Secretary of the Russian Security Council, follows an incident last month when the British warship HMS Defender was practicing internationally recognized free navigation rules in Ukrainian territorial waters near Crimea. Russia annexed Crimea from Ukraine in 2014 and says that….

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