Any ship sailing in the Black and Azov Seas can fall victim to Russian mines.
Source: The President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky
He said that our ports had been blocked by the occupiers since the first days of the full-scale invasion.
“Almost 100 ships cannot enter the Mediterranean Sea. Some ships were simply seized. This is piracy for the sake of stealing cargo. Several ships came under fire. But the blockade of ports was implemented not just by the Russian fleet. They mined the sea. And now mines are installed by Russian forces and drifting at sea. This is a danger for everyone, for any ship of any country in the Black Sea region,” Zelensky said.
Earlier, several mines have already been cleared in the Bosphorus, near Bulgaria and the coast of Romania.