The Russian vessel “Mekhanik Pogodin” blocked in the port of Kherson for three years, said August 18 the “Public radio” Deputy permanent representative of the President in the Autonomous Republic of Crimea Nigeria Gdanov.
“10 August asset of the company, namely the vessel “Mekhanik Pogodin” was blocked for three years in the port city of Kherson”, – he said.
Note that today the General Consul of the Russian Federation in Ukraine visited the Russian ship “Mekhanik Pogodin”, detained in the Kherson port. The Consul was convinced that the Board has all the necessary medicines and products. According to the operator of the ship, the crew of “the Mechanic Pogodin” was not allowed on Board the port on which I wanted to check a complaint about an unsatisfactory condition.
Gdanov such actions of the crew called illegal, and added that sailors “in accordance with the requirements of applicable law, will bear responsibility”.
The representative of the President noted that the inspection will try to get on the ship a second time.
We will remind, the Plenipotentiary on human rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova asked Ukrainian counterpart Lyudmila Denisova find out the details could be detained in Kherson Russian vessel “Mekhanik Pogodin”.
Earlier it was reported that in Kherson port went vessel a Russian company which is under sanctions of the Council of national security and defense of Ukraine.