Ukraine expelled from Crimean ports list of ports that have the ability to go foreign court, the orders of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine.
According to a resolution signed by Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk, from the list of excluded ports of Sevastopol, Yalta, Evpatoria, Feodosia and Kerch, is notified on the government portal of Ukraine." The Ministry of infrastructure to implement for the past 2 weeks measures for the promulgation of this order published in the print edition of the Notices to mariners of Ukraine and on the official Internet office of the Ministry ", - said in the document. Remember that Ukraine in the summer of last year decided to close the ports of the Crimea, which to her at the moment is not treated, for international navigation." This decision means that any ship that came into ports of the Peninsula, does so at their own risk, since owners and masters of ships ignored a similar ban, are able to face serious problems (fines or even jail sentences), " - said the Ukrainian State Inspectorate on safety on sea and river transport. March 16, 2014 Crimea held a referendum on the status of autonomy, more than 96% of participants who were in favor of joining region in Russia. on March 21, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed the law on ratification of the agreement on joining of the Crimea and Sevastopol a part of Russia, as well as the decree about formation of the Crimean Federal district.