Two Russian warships seen off Ukraine coast, violate agreement-Interfax

by Reuters
Saturday, 1 March 2014 20:20 GMT

KIEV, March 1 (Reuters) - Two Russian anti-submarine warships have appeared off the coast of Ukraine's Crimea region, violating an agreement on Moscow's lease of a naval base, Interfax news agency quoted a Ukrainian military source as saying.

The source said the two vessels, part of Russia's Baltic Fleet, had been sighted in a bay at Sevastopol, where Moscow's Black Sea Fleet has a base.

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