KYIV (QHA) -

The court arrested a Russian fishing vessel-violator from the occupied Crimea, detained by Ukrainian border guards in the Azov Sea, the deputy prosecutor of the ARC, Oleksandr Udovichenko reported on his Facebook page.

“We continue work on the detained vessel "Nord", in particular, today the court has satisfied the petition of the Prosecutor's Office of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, under which this intruder vessel has been arrested," he wrote.

On March 25 the ship of maritime security of the State Border Service of Ukraine detained a fishing violator-vessel under the flag of Russia in part of the Ukrainian waters of the Azov Sea. On board the ship was a crew of 10 people.

During the inspection of the vessel a trawl for fishing and 5 tons of seafood were discovered

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