Russian jet fighters fly over vessels after the channel beneath a bridge connecting the Russian mainland with the Crimean Peninsula was blocked to stop three Ukrainian navy ships from entering the Sea of Azov on November 25, 2018. Photo: Reuters

Nato and UN Security Council call meetings after Russia seizes Ukrainian ships

  • Kiev Crisis began after Russia stopped three Ukrainian ships from entering the Sea of Azov by placing a cargo ship beneath a bridge
  • Moscow says Western-backed Kiev is ‘trying to unleash a military hysteria to get political gains’ before a presidential election in March
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Russian jet fighters fly over vessels after the channel beneath a bridge connecting the Russian mainland with the Crimean Peninsula was blocked to stop three Ukrainian navy ships from entering the Sea of Azov on November 25, 2018. Photo: Reuters
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