Kerch Strait

International swimmers cross Kerch Strait

Today, a mass swim of 42 athletes from different countries of the world, X-WATERS Kerch Strait, took place in Crimea. The swimmers crossed the Strait of Kerch, starting from the Chushka Spit in Taman and finishing in the area of the Yeni-Kale …

U.S. spy plane conducts reconnaissance close to Crimea

The U.S. maritime patrol aircraft conducted reconnaissance near the coast of the Crimean peninsula - Sevastopol and the Kerch Strait. The P-8A Poseidon reconnaissance plane with the tail number 168848 took off from the military …

U.S. senators re-introduce Russian sanctions bill

A bipartisan group of U.S. senators introduced a bill that would impose stiff new sanctions on Russia over its meddling in U.S. elections and aggression against Ukraine. The new restrictions would target banks, Russia's LNG projects …

Volker reveals when he may visit Moscow

U.S. Special Representative for Ukraine Kurt Volker has said he is ready to pay a visit to Moscow as soon as the Ukrainian seamen detained in the Kerch Strait are released. "I hope I will be able to do it next year …