The official representative the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Russia Maria Zakharova.
KHABAROVSK, Dec 1 — the US Ships, if they are in the same situation as the Russian ships in the Kerch Strait, would be dealt with armed offenders so that “even the chips would be on the water not swim”, said the representative of the Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova in the program “Central television” on NTV on Saturday.
Three ships of the Navy of Ukraine “Berdyansk”, “Nikopol” and “Yana Kapu” – November 25, violated the border of Russia, included in the temporarily closed waters of the territorial sea of the Russian Federation and moved from the Black sea to Kerch Strait. They maneuvered in a dangerous manner, did not obey the lawful demands of the Russian authorities. Ships with 22 sailors and two employees of SBU were detained, three of them were wounded, they are hospitalized and receive medical care, their life is not in danger.
“If some, okay a military ship, even a boat with people who were holding the guns and not the fact that there are naval installations, and pistols, would come to any American, even the cruiser and began there with that gun to threaten, it would have not been for a long time. There’s even chips would be on the water not swim,” — said Zakharov.